Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married, are preparing for their annual ball when festivities are brought to an abrupt halt. An adaptation of PD James's homage to Pride and Prejudice.
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Cast

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 Fitzwilliam Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Elizabeth Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
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 George Wickham (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Sir Selwyn Hardcastle (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Lydia Wickham (3 episodes, 2013)
Tom Ward ...
 Colonel Fitzwilliam (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Georgiana Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Henry Alveston (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Louisa Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mr. Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Reynolds (3 episodes, 2013)
Jennifer Hennessy ...
 Mrs. Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Will Bidwell (3 episodes, 2013)
Tom Canton ...
 Captain Denny (3 episodes, 2013)
Mariah Gale ...
 Mrs. Younge (3 episodes, 2013)
Louisa-May Parker ...
 Mrs. Donovan (3 episodes, 2013)
Alexander Bradshaw ...
 Young Darcy (3 episodes, 2013)
Royston Mayoh ...
 Stoughton (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Dr. McFee (3 episodes, 2013)
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 George Pratt (3 episodes, 2013)
Tom Raven ...
 Constable Mason (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Cartwright / ... (3 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Bennett (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Mr. Bennett (2 episodes, 2013)
Stephen Casey ...
 Reverend Oliphant (2 episodes, 2013)
Rachel Finnegan ...
 Joan (2 episodes, 2013)
Charlie May-Clark ...
 Betsy (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Mrs. Piggott (2 episodes, 2013)
Francis Paul King ...
 Headborough Brownrigg (2 episodes, 2013)
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 Lady Catherine de Bourgh (2 episodes, 2013)
Robin Bowerman ...
 Buckle (2 episodes, 2013)
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Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married, are preparing for their annual ball when festivities are brought to an abrupt halt. An adaptation of PD James's homage to Pride and Prejudice.

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26 October 2014 (USA)  »

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Murder at Pemberley  »

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Tom Ward, who plays Colonel Fitzwilliam in all three episodes of Death Comes to Pemberly, also had a minor role in the 1995 series, episode #2 playing the part of Lt. Chamberlayne. Tom had a single line apologizing for Lydia's intrusion during a conversation between Elizabeth Bennett and Capt. Denny during the ball at Netherfield. He said, "Forgive the intrusion, Madame. I would dance with both your sisters at once it..." before Lydia and Kitty drag both men to the dance floor. See more »

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Follows Pride and Prejudice (1958) See more »

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Excruciatingly Slow and Tedious
31 March 2015 | by (Santa Barbara, CA) – See all my reviews

I really wanted to like this. I loved the original book by Jane Austen but was intrigued by the idea of a twist in the "happily ever after" ending.

A great spoof could have been made, something like Monty Python and the Holy Grail for the Georgian era. Or it could have been a very genteel black comedy like Kind Hearts and Coronets or Arsenic and Old Lace. They could have played it straight and have Lizzie as Miss Marple...

But instead we get a slow, turgid, lifeless, incoherent story that takes nearly an hour before anything happens. And by the time it does, you just don't care...


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