A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system.

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 Esther Summerson (11 episodes, 1959)
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 Richard Carstone (11 episodes, 1959)
Andrew Cruickshank ...
 John Jarndyce (10 episodes, 1959)
Iris Russell ...
 Lady Honoria Dedlock (10 episodes, 1959)
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 Ada Clare (10 episodes, 1959)
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 William Guppy (8 episodes, 1959)
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 Mr. Tulkinghorn (8 episodes, 1959)
Eileen Draycott ...
 Mrs. Rouncewell (7 episodes, 1959)
Leslie French ...
 Mr. Snagsby (7 episodes, 1959)
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 Allan Woodcourt (7 episodes, 1959)
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 Mr. George (6 episodes, 1959)
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 Sir Leicester Dedlock (6 episodes, 1959)
Malcolm Knight ...
 Jo (6 episodes, 1959)
Richard Pearson ...
 Inspector Bucket (6 episodes, 1959)
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 Mademoiselle Hortense (5 episodes, 1959)
Angela Crow ...
 Charley (5 episodes, 1959)
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 Miss Flite (5 episodes, 1959)
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A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system.

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16 October 1959 (UK)  »

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La casa desolada  »

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(11 episodes)
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