Based on Elizabeth Gaskell's industrial novel, this British-made miniseries tells the Victorian-era love story between strong-willed young woman Margaret Hale (Rosalie Shanks)─just moved to a manufacturing town in northern England─and tough-minded mill owner John Thornton (Patrick Stewart). At first put off by his severe demeanor, Margaret grows affectionate towards him as her family suffers financial hardships. Robin Bailey, Kathleen Byron co-star. 3 1/3 hrs. on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.