The Portrait of a Lady (1968– )

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 Ralph Touchett (6 episodes, 1968)
Suzanne Neve ...
 Isabel Archer / ... (6 episodes, 1968)
Sarah Brackett ...
 Henrietta Stackpole (6 episodes, 1968)
Beatrix Lehmann ...
 Mrs. Lydia Touchett (5 episodes, 1968)
Rachel Gurney ...
 Madame Merle (4 episodes, 1968)
James Maxwell ...
 Gilbert Osmond (4 episodes, 1968)
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 Countess Gemini (4 episodes, 1968)
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 Caspar Goodwood (4 episodes, 1968)
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 Lord Warburton (4 episodes, 1968)
Sharon Gurney ...
 Pansy (4 episodes, 1968)
Angus MacKay ...
 Mr. Bantling (3 episodes, 1968)
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Beautiful and True
26 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

Done in the old Tape and Talent style of British adaptations of novels, it is a poignant and absorbing telling of the story. The cast, Richard Chamberlain included, shows what ensemble work is all about.

There used to be a tape of this series. Where is it now?


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