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In England in the 14th Century, the Grey family, the widowed Sir Thomas Grey and his children, deal with issues such as romance, political intrigue and war.

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Gil Grant
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Complete series cast summary:
Nigel Terry ...  Sir Thomas Grey 13 episodes, 1992
Cherie Lunghi ...  Lady Elizabeth 13 episodes, 1992
James Faulkner ...  John Mullens 13 episodes, 1992
Jonathan Firth ...  Richard Grey 13 episodes, 1992
Glenn Quinn ...  Cedric Grey 13 episodes, 1992
Ione Skye ...  Eleanor Grey 13 episodes, 1992
Tim Killick Tim Killick ...  Armus Grey 12 episodes, 1992
Paul Brooke ...  Friar 9 episodes, 1992
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In England in the 14th Century, the Grey family, the widowed Sir Thomas Grey and his children, deal with issues such as romance, political intrigue and war.

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14th century adventure. 14th century romance. 20th century attitude.

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Adventure | History

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English

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25 August 1992 (USA) See more »

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Charring Cross See more »

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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According to Executive Producer Gil Grant, the series was intended to be set about 1350, during the middle of Edward the Third's reign. Since the series wasn't intended to be completely accurate, and the Production Designer was concerned with criticism over anachronisms creeping into the set design, the producers opted to use a generic medieval time period instead. See more »

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Entertaining medieval series
6 November 1998 | by Cath-10See all my reviews

This is an entertaining series that relates the adventures and loves of the children of an English Lord during the Middle-Ages. This series is funny and quite interesting, though the medieval society it shows has more in common with Disneyland than with history.


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