Cadfael: Complete Collection
Acorn Media (1995)
TV Series  /  Crime, History, Mystery
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16 hr 23 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   NR (Not Rated)
Derek Jacobi Brother Cadfael
Sean Pertwee Hugh Beringar(Discs 1-4)
Eoin McCarthy Hugh Beringar(Discs 5-10)
Anthony Green Hugh Beringar(Discs 11-13)
Mark Charnock Brother Oswin
Albie Woodington
Terrance Hardiman Abbot Randalffus
Michael Culver Prior Robert
Julian Firth Brother Jerome
Ken Grieve
Graham Theakston
Disc 01
 1 hr 15 mins  1.  One Corpse Too Many
Assigned by King Stephen to dispose of 94 hanged rebels, Cadfael discovers the body of a murdered man among the corpses and given just four days to solve the crime.
Disc 02
 1 hr 15 mins  2.  The Sanctuary Sparrow
Liliwin is a poor acrobat hired to entertain at an Aurifaber wedding. But when he is dismissed and the master of the house is found unconscious and robbed, Cadfael must find the real thief before the mob takes vengeance.
Disc 03
 1 hr 17 mins  3.  The Leper of St. Giles
When a cruel middle-aged baron and a beautiful wealthy orphan are to be wed at the abbey, it comes as no surprise when the sadistic nobleman is found bludgeoned to death.
Disc 04
 1 hr 15 mins  4.  Monk's Hood
When an unpleasant and cruel nobleman spites his stepson by ceding his estate to the abbey, he ends up being poisoned by one of Brother Cadfael's medications.
Disc 05
 1 hr 15 mins  5.  The Virgin in the Ice
A young nun is found violated and murdered, while the brother and sister she was escorting have disappeared. A mysterious forest ranger dedicates himself to rescuing the children, while Brother Oswin blames himself for Sister Hilaria's death. Cadfael must identify the killer and do what he can to aid in the children's rescue.
Disc 06
 1 hr 15 mins  6.  The Devil's Novice
Cadfael is sure the unlikely novice Meriet is hiding a secret, and when a missing bishop's envoy is found dead, Meriet takes the blame. Cadfael must discover who Meriet is protecting and who is the real murderer. Ellis Peters fans will find the character name changes confusing and not helpful to the story.
Disc 07
 1 hr 18 mins  7.  A Morbid Taste for Bones
Cadfael and a deputation of monks from Shrewsbury are dispatched to Wales to recover the remains of martyred St. Winifred over the objections of the local lord and residents.
Disc 08
 1 hr 15 mins  8.  The Rose Rent
A beautiful, wealthy widow turns her back on the world to find solace with the church and gives her house over to the abbey for the rent of a single white rose each year.
Disc 09
 1 hr 18 mins  9.  St Peter's Fair
A dispute between Church and State over Fair fees leads to a brawl and the murder of a prominent visiting merchant, supposedly by a townsman. As more bodies are found, Cadfael starts to think the Church/State difference isn't the cause after all.
Disc 10
 1 hr 15 mins  10.  The Raven in the Foregate
An unpopular Puritanical priest new to Shrewsbury refuses to give a pregnant young girl absolution resulting in her apparent suicide.
Disc 11
 1 hr 15 mins  11.  The Holy Thief
Ramsey Abbey in Cambridgeshire puts in a claim for the remains of St. Winifred, whose reliquary is the object of prayer and lucrative donations to Shrewsbury Abbey.
Disc 12
 1 hr 15 mins  12.  The Potter's Field
A year after Brother Ruald answers his vocation and becomes a monk at Shrewsbury, a body, believed to be his deserted wife, is unearthed near his cottage.
Disc 13
 1 hr 15 mins  13.  The Pilgrim of Hate
In this maladaptation, the noble knight and repentant killer have become two brothers, one of whom is blamed for their father's death. Winsome Melangell has become a thief to support her con-artist brother (their aunt doesn't exist). Only Cadfael is still interested in the truth, even if it disarranges the plans of any of these unsympathetic characters.
Edition Details
Edition Complete Series
Series Cadfael
Release Date 1/4/2005
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3)
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Stereo [English]
Layers Single Side, Single Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 13

Disc 01 Exclusive Audio Commentary by Derek Jacobi Ellis Peters Materials Production Scrapbooks Essay by Derek Jacobi Cast Filmographies
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