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Zastrozzi: A Romance 

An adaptation of Shelley's Gothic novel, presented as a contemporary romance.
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Series cast summary:
Geoff Francis Geoff Francis ...  Zastrozzi 4 episodes, 1986
Mark McGann ...  Verezzi 4 episodes, 1986
Tilda Swinton ...  Julia 4 episodes, 1986
Hilary Trott Hilary Trott ...  Matilda 4 episodes, 1986
Matthew Zajac ...  Ugo 4 episodes, 1986
Bernard Padden Bernard Padden ...  Bernardo 3 episodes, 1986
Max Wall ...  Oliver the Priest 3 episodes, 1986
Yvonne Bryceland Yvonne Bryceland ...  Claudine 2 episodes, 1986
David Trevena David Trevena ...  Doctor 2 episodes, 1986
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An adaptation of Shelley's Gothic novel, presented as a contemporary romance.

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UK

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English

Release Date:

13 April 1986 (UK) See more »

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(4 parts)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Daring and memorable...
9 June 2012 | by loujudiceSee 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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