Downton Abbey. Season 5 /

by Fellowes, Julian [creator,]; Croucher, Chris [television producer.]; Neame, Gareth [television producer.]; Marchant, Nigel [television producer.]; Trubridge, Liz [television producer.]; Eaton, Rebecca [television producer.]; Morshead, Catherine [television director.]; Spiro, Minkie [television director.]; John, Philip (Philip R.) [television director.]; Engler, Michael [television director.]; Bonneville, Hugh [actor.]; Carmichael, Laura [actor.]; Carter, Jim [actor.]; Cassidy, Raquel [actor.]; Coyle, Brendan [actor.]; Cullen, Tom [actor.]; Dockery, Michelle [actor.]; Doyle, Kevin [actor.]; Froggatt, Joanne [actor.]; James, Lily [actor.]; James-Collier, Rob [actor.]; Leech, Allen [actor.]; Logan, Phyllis [actor.]; McGovern, Elizabeth [actor.]; McShera, Sophie [actor.]; Nicol, Lesley [actor.]; Ovenden, Julian [actor.]; Robb, David [actor.]; Smith, Maggie [actor.]; Speleers, Ed [actor.]; Wilton, Penelope [actor.]; Grant, Richard E [actor.]; Valentine, Chantelle [art director.]; Wilson, Linda [set designer.]; Robbins, Anna Mary Scott [costume designer.]; Willoughby, Nigel [director of photography.]; Frake, Graham [director of photography.]; McDonough, Michael [director of photography.]; Woods, Donal [production designer.]; Morrow, Al [film editor.]; Garrick, Paul [film editor.]; Lunn, John [composer (expression)]; Carnival Films (Great Britain) [production company.]; ITV (Firm) [broadcaster.]; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.) [broadcaster.]; PBS Distribution (Firm) [film distributor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2015]Edition: Original UK edition.Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 8.75 hours) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 9781627891561; 1627891560; 9781627890649; 1627890645.Language note: In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing [SDH].Title notes: $19.99 2/17/2015 (cw)Other title: Downton Abbey. Season five; Downton Abbey. 5th season; Downton Abbey. Fifth season.Uniform titles: Downton Abbey (Television program); Masterpiece theatre (Television program).Subject(s): Country life -- Great Britain -- Drama | Families -- Great Britain -- Drama | Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- Drama | Household employees -- Great Britain -- Drama | Social classes -- Great Britain -- Drama | Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Drama | Man-woman relationships -- Great Britain -- Drama | Great Britain -- Drama | Great Britain | 1900 - 1999 | DVD-Video discs | Historical television programs | Television melodramas | Television series | Fiction television programs | Television programs -- Great Britain | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Historical television programs -- Great Britain | Television melodramas -- Great Britain | Television series -- Great Britain | Foreign television programs | Drama
Contents:
Disc one. Part one (70 min.) Tackling new life ; A shaking of the ground ; To live the truth ; A young guest ; Simpler life ; Missing information ; A scandalous suggestion / director, Catherine Morshead -- Part two (50 min.) Taking an interest ; Consequences ; Disappointment ; A guiding hand ; A lively exchange of views ; In agreement / director, Catherine Morshead -- Part three (51 min.) Choosing paths ; On guard ; Hiding behind the times ; A night on the town ; Rose's Russian luncheon / director, Catherine Morshead -- Disc two. Part four ; Part five ; Part six ; Part seven -- Disc 3. Part eight ; Part nine: A Moorland Holiday.
Disc two. Part four (50 min.) Visiting the Prince ; Talk of love ; At the dress show ; Appreciating beauty ; Daisy's learning / director, Minkie Spiro -- Part five (50 min.) Infinite danger ; The modern world ; Atticus Aldridge ; Well suited ; What a night / director, Minke Spiro -- Part six (50 min.) The Dowager's new maid ; Baxter's story ; Mary's surprise ; Bates' confession ; Edith's decision / director, Philip John -- Part seven (51 min.) Keeping up appearances ; Cracking nuts ; Tea time ; A night at the movies ; Eccentric in-laws / director, Philip John.
Disc three. Part eight (70 min.) Intolerance on both sides ; One last chance ; Trouble in London ; Last night ; Bad influence ; Tom's plan ; Defining love ; Fighting talk / director, Michael Engler -- Part nine (99 min.) A Moorland holiday ; Welcome to Brancaster ; Different circumstances ; It's how it must be ; The challenge ; Everyone has enemies ; Room for negotiations ; Christmas 1924 / director, Minkie Spiro.
Cast: Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Raquel Cassidy, Brendan Coyle, Tom Cullen, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Lily James, Robert James-Collier, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Lesley Nicol, Julian Ovenden, David Robb, Maggie Smith, Ed Speleers, Penelope Wilton, Richard E. Grant.Summary: As Season Five begins in 1924, the radio is the latest miracle, a new Labour government heralds changes through the land, and Downton's traditional ways are besieged on all fronts. Robert, Mary, and Branson must navigate these shifting sands together to ensure the future of the estate for generations to come. As Branson finds himself playing a more crucial role at Downton than ever before, he can't help but question his place in the world. Mary is finally coming to accept that she would like to marry again, but will she ever be able to find the same happiness that she had with Matthew? And with no news of her beloved Gregson, Edith suffers under the burden of her terrible secret. Downstairs, all of the servants must consider what effect social changes may have on their working lives. No one, Mr. Carson to Daisy, will be left unaffected. The Crawley family and the servants who work for them remain inseparably intertwined as they rise to meet the new challenges of the day.
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Season Five of the international hit finds the Crawley family and the staff struggling with responsibilities and choices as they adjust to life in the Roaring Twenties.

DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen presentation; stereo.

In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing [SDH].

Title from disc surface.

Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Raquel Cassidy, Brendan Coyle, Tom Cullen, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Lily James, Robert James-Collier, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Lesley Nicol, Julian Ovenden, David Robb, Maggie Smith, Ed Speleers, Penelope Wilton, Richard E. Grant.

Art director, Chantelle Valentine ; set decorator, Linda Wilson ; costume designer, Anna Mary Scott Robbins ; director of photography, Nigel Willoughby, Graham Frake, Michael McDonough ; production designer, Donal Woods ; editor, Al Morrow, Paul Garrick ; music, John Lunn.

Originally broadcast on television in Great Britain in 2014 on ITV. Edited episodes originally broadcast on television in the United States on PBS in 2015 as a part of the television program Masterpiece Theater.

Includes all eight, unedited episodes that were originally broadcast on television in Great Britain in 2014.

Includes the 2014 Christmas special episode "A Moorland Holiday". This episode is described on the container packaging as the season 5 finale.

"Includes over 40 minutes of bonus video: see what happens behind the scenes of Season 5!"--Container.

Not rated.

As Season Five begins in 1924, the radio is the latest miracle, a new Labour government heralds changes through the land, and Downton's traditional ways are besieged on all fronts. Robert, Mary, and Branson must navigate these shifting sands together to ensure the future of the estate for generations to come. As Branson finds himself playing a more crucial role at Downton than ever before, he can't help but question his place in the world. Mary is finally coming to accept that she would like to marry again, but will she ever be able to find the same happiness that she had with Matthew? And with no news of her beloved Gregson, Edith suffers under the burden of her terrible secret. Downstairs, all of the servants must consider what effect social changes may have on their working lives. No one, Mr. Carson to Daisy, will be left unaffected. The Crawley family and the servants who work for them remain inseparably intertwined as they rise to meet the new challenges of the day.

Disc one. Part one (70 min.) Tackling new life ; A shaking of the ground ; To live the truth ; A young guest ; Simpler life ; Missing information ; A scandalous suggestion / director, Catherine Morshead -- Part two (50 min.) Taking an interest ; Consequences ; Disappointment ; A guiding hand ; A lively exchange of views ; In agreement / director, Catherine Morshead -- Part three (51 min.) Choosing paths ; On guard ; Hiding behind the times ; A night on the town ; Rose's Russian luncheon / director, Catherine Morshead -- Disc two. Part four ; Part five ; Part six ; Part seven -- Disc 3. Part eight ; Part nine: A Moorland Holiday.

Disc two. Part four (50 min.) Visiting the Prince ; Talk of love ; At the dress show ; Appreciating beauty ; Daisy's learning / director, Minkie Spiro -- Part five (50 min.) Infinite danger ; The modern world ; Atticus Aldridge ; Well suited ; What a night / director, Minke Spiro -- Part six (50 min.) The Dowager's new maid ; Baxter's story ; Mary's surprise ; Bates' confession ; Edith's decision / director, Philip John -- Part seven (51 min.) Keeping up appearances ; Cracking nuts ; Tea time ; A night at the movies ; Eccentric in-laws / director, Philip John.

Disc three. Part eight (70 min.) Intolerance on both sides ; One last chance ; Trouble in London ; Last night ; Bad influence ; Tom's plan ; Defining love ; Fighting talk / director, Michael Engler -- Part nine (99 min.) A Moorland holiday ; Welcome to Brancaster ; Different circumstances ; It's how it must be ; The challenge ; Everyone has enemies ; Room for negotiations ; Christmas 1924 / director, Minkie Spiro.

Bonus features: Day 100; The roaring twenties; A day with Lady Rose; Visit Britain.

$19.99 2/17/2015 (cw)

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