MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,573 this week

Children of the New Forest (1998)

TV Movie  -   -  Family | Drama  -  15 November 1998 (UK)
7.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.6/10 from 47 users  
Reviews: 3 user

The 1640s, the time of the English Civil War. Colonel Beverley, a Royalist, squire of Arnwood and High Keeper of the New Forest, leaves to join the King's army. He dies at the Battle of ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(screenplay), (novel), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 8237 titles
created 10 Aug 2011
 
a list of 239 titles
created 29 Mar 2012
 
a list of 808 titles
created 05 Apr 2013
 
a list of 8966 titles
created 08 Sep 2013
 
a list of 94 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Children of the New Forest (TV Movie 1998)

Children of the New Forest (TV Movie 1998) on IMDb 7.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Children of the New Forest.

Photos

Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Joanna Kirkland ...
Malcolm Storry ...
...
Charles Stuart, King of England
Richard Heffer ...
Colonel Beverly
...
Martha
Danny Worters ...
Emily Ruck-Keene ...
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Miller Sprigge
...
Brother John
Caroline Blakiston ...
Laura Brattan ...
Maggie Partridge
Wolf Christian ...
Brother Robert
Garry Cooper ...
Simon Cowell-Parker ...
Anthony
Edit

Storyline

The 1640s, the time of the English Civil War. Colonel Beverley, a Royalist, squire of Arnwood and High Keeper of the New Forest, leaves to join the King's army. He dies at the Battle of Naseby, leaving his two sons and two daughters in the care of their Aunt Judith. A troop of Parliamentary soldiers and their Leveller preacher, Abel Corbould, come to Arnwood. The four Beverley children are smuggled out of Arnwood, taken to Jacob Armitage, a royalist forester's home in the forest and hidden there. The children encounter various adventures, become involved with the family of Parliament's new Intendant of the New Forest, Heatherstone, and eventually join a conspiracy to help King Charles, who has escaped from captivity. Written by Stewart Naunton <snaunton@online.ru>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Family | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 November 1998 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Der hohe Wächter des Waldes  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(6 parts)

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Remake of The Children of the New Forest (1964) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Accurate adaption
16 January 1999 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

An example of the "Classic Childrens Sunday Afternoon Serial", so well done by BBC. True to Marryats book. Played for content rather than style.


2 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I don't care what you all think part_chuchter
Discuss Children of the New Forest (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?