Amazon Period Drama Bonanza of Films for May and Onward

I’ve never seen such a huge selection of BBC Dramas, all in one place for free viewing if you are a member of Amazon Prime. Take advantage of this extensive gift we’re being treated to. I actually own more than two-thirds of these in my DVD collections.  I have not seen all of them, but I will star (*) the absolute films being recommended by me. But, by all means, see as many as you can. These are classic top headliners in the world of Costume and Period Drama.


Added for a Limited Time 

Alice in Wonderland (1986) BBC
A Royal Scandal (1996) BBC
A Tale of Two Cities (1980) BBC
Beau Geste (1982) BBC
Black Adder (1982) BBC
Byron (2003) BBC
David Copperfield (1986) BBC
Dombey & Son (1983) BBC
Drover’s Gold (1997) BBC
Fanny by Gaslight (1981) BBC
Great Expectations (1981) BBC
Great Expectations (1999) BBC
Hard Times (1994) BBC
Horrible Histories (2009) BBC
The Last Post (2017) BBC  *
The Living and the Dead (2016) BBC
Madame Bovary (2000) BBC
Miss Austen Regrets (2008) BBC
Northanger Abbey (1987) BBC *
The Other Boleyn Girl (2003) BBC
The Passing Bells (2014) BBC
The Prisoner of Zenda (1984) BBC
The Private Life of Samuel Pepys (2003) BBC
The Rainbow (1988) BBC
Robin Hood (2006) BBC
The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister (2010) BBC
Silas Marner – The Weaver Of Raveloe (1985) BBC
The Suspicions Of Mr. Whicher (2011) BBC
The Talisman (1981) BBC
Thomas & Sarah (1979) BBC
The Turn of the Screw (2009) BBC
Vanity Fair (1987) BBC
Women in Love (2011) BBC

Currently Running – add in May (not subject to Limited Timing)

Aristocrats (1999) BBC
Banished (2015) BBC
Bleak House (1985) BBC *
The Buccaneers 1995 (BBC)
Charles II – The Power and the Passion (2003) BBC
Daniel Deronda (2002) BBC *
David Copperfield (1999) BBC
Desperate Romantics (2009) BBC *
Dickensian (2016) BBC
Ivanhoe (1997) BBC
Jane Eyre (1983) BBC
Jane Eyre (2006) BBC *
Life in Squares (2015) BBC
Little Dorrit (2008) BBC *
Lorna Doone (2000) BBC *
The Lost World (2001) BBC
Love in a Cold Climate (2001) BBC
Mansfield Park (1983) BBC
Martin Chuzlewit (1994) BBC
Middlemarch (1994) BBC
The Moonstone (2016) BBC
Oliver Twist (1985) BBC
Oliver Twist (2007) BBC
Our Mutual Friend (1998) BBC *
The Go-Between (2015) BBC
The Pickwick Papers (1985) BBC
Pride and Prejudice (1980) BBC
Sense and Sensibility (1981) BBC *
Sense and Sensibility (2008) BBC *
Sinbad (2012) BBC
The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1996) BBC *
Tess of the D’Urbervilles (2008) BBC
Tom Jones (1997) BBC
Under the Greenwood Tree (2005) BBC *
Vanity Fair (1998) BBC
The Way We Live Now (2001) BBC *