David Suchet is magnificent as Augustus Melmotte, an enigmatic and charismatic "financier" who charms 1870s London's elite with elaborate business schemes that are, unknown to his clients, doomed to failure, in this dramatic mini-series based on Anthony Trollope's ever-timely novel. Paloma Baeza, Shirley Henderson and Matthew MacFadyen also star. 5 hrs. on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; biographies.