As WWII looms in Europe, an ambitious young English lawyer embarks on his tempestuous career – and even stormier romantic life.
British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1
American live anthology show of the 1950s.
William Barton, an art dealer, attempts to revenge himself on Sir Henry Markham for a 17-year-old wrong by trumping up a charge of theft against his son.
Gabriel Perry is the local justice of the peace. When Mrs Perry discovers that Gabriel has committed murder, she can do nothing; in 1935, a wife cannot testify against her husband.
Nora leaves her husband in search of the wider world after realising that he is not the noble creature she has supposed him to be.
British anthology series from Granada Television.
A female barrister defends a boy charged with rape.
A one-eyed adventuress at the court of Philip II of Spain becomes embroiled in scandal and intrigue.