Anthony Andrews, Jeremy Irons, Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir John Gielgud. A brilliant adaptation of Evelyn Waugh's literary treasure follows the unlikely, decades-long friendship of two Oxford schoolmates from completely different social backgrounds. This award-winning mini-series tells their story, both touching and tragic, in a series of flashbacks from Brideshead Castle, the original country home of the aristocratic friend. 11 episodes on 4 DVDs or 3 Blu-ray widescreen Discs. 1981/color/10 hrs., 59 min/NR/fullscreen.