The dramatized true-story of the Granville train disaster in Jan 1977 and the subsequent inquiry. Told across two time-frames: the impossible conditions of rescuers, victims and survivors and the divisive investigation by the Coroner.
Remake of the 1953 original. Princess Elysa is touring Rome, and decides to get 'out and about' away from her normal life. She meets with an American reporter and his photographer, who show... See full summary »
Ed Begley Jr.
I really enjoyed this series. I saw it when I was in my teens and it has stuck in my mind ever since. It has a haunting sound track and gripping story line told cleverly in flash back. 3 women in their early 20's are on holiday in Africa when they meet 2 men who set them up by putting Hash in their van as they cross the boarder into Spain. The scenery is amazing, and it is shot very well, sometimes quite voyeuristically. All of the main actors put on good performances and it certainly brings home what it must be like to be locked up in a foreign jail. Well worth the watch.
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