An adaptation of Shelley's Gothic novel, presented as a contemporary romance.
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Geoff Francis ...
 Zastrozzi (4 episodes, 1986)
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 Verezzi (4 episodes, 1986)
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 Julia (4 episodes, 1986)
Hilary Trott ...
 Matilda (4 episodes, 1986)
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 Ugo (4 episodes, 1986)
Bernard Padden ...
 Bernardo (3 episodes, 1986)
Max Wall ...
 Oliver the Priest (3 episodes, 1986)
Yvonne Bryceland ...
 Claudine (2 episodes, 1986)
David Trevena ...
 Doctor (2 episodes, 1986)
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Daring and memorable...
9 June 2012 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

Dreamlike and otherworldly in many ways, this was a fascinating film - and I remember it from watching it 25 years ago. Amazing set design, excellent acting and great writing and direction. I was also impressed by the memorable musical track, including source recordings, for example in the cafe scene. My only complaint is that I would like to see it again, which has proved very difficult...

Has this film ever been released on DVD or any other media? I remember it from it's run in the US on Channel Crossings on PBS, but have not been able to find it anywhere and would love to see it again.


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