Brideshead Revisited was adapted for the big screen in 2008. Starring Matthew Goode and Emma Thompson, this version has been praised for its sweepingly lavish cinematography and ability to capture the essence of the period.
In 1981, ITV adapted Waugh's classic novel into a hugely successful television series starring Jeremy Irons and Anthony Andrews. Celebrated as a landmark production in television history, this adaptation celebrates its 35th year and remains a much loved serialisation of the novel.
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Brideshead Revisited is a 1945 novel by Evelyn Waugh.
Recollecting the memories of Charles Ryder, the protagonist, the novel commences in 1923 when Charles is befriended by Lord Sebastian Flyte and is taken to Brideshead castle, Sebastian’s family home where he meets ...