Based on Evelyn Waugh's timeless novel, the acclaimed British mini-series recounts Charles Ryder's (Jeremy Irons) decades-long friendship with schoolmate Sebastian Flyte (Anthony Andrews) and the aristocratic Marchmain family of Brideshead Castle between the World Wars, and the tragedies that tore them apart. John Gielgud, Claire Bloom, and Laurence Olivier co-star. 11 episodes on 4 discs. 11 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; audio commentary on selected episodes; featurette; outtakes; photo gallery; booklet; bonus documentary "Revisiting Brideshead" (2006).