Throughout a span of 20 years, the unending drama and problems facing Victorian politician Plantagenet Palliser and his family are traced as they weave their way through their privileged social world. Philip Latham, Susan Hampshire, Anthony Andrews, John Gielgud, Derek Jacobi star in this BBC miniseries based on Anthony Trollope's novels. Standard; Soundtrack: English. 26 episodes on 8 discs. 22 1/3 hrs.