Vanity Fair (2018): S01E07 – Endings and Beginnings

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline Becky is alone and living in greatly reduced circumstances. Dobbin discovers that Amelia plans to remarry, prompting him to… Read More

Vanity Fair (2018): S01E06 – In Which a Painter’s Daughter Meets a King

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline Becky’s time to finally shine arrives as she is introduced to the King, it comes at great cost though.… Read More

Vanity Fair (2018): S01E05 – In Which Battles are Won and Lost

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline The Battle of Waterloo gets underway with George in the thick of it. Becky spies an opportunity to profit… Read More

Vanity Fair (2018): S01E04 – In Which Becky Joins Her Regiment

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline George refuses to apologise for his marriage to Amelia and his father cuts him off from the family and… Read More

Vanity Fair (2018): S01E03 – A Quarrel about an Heiress

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline Becky has moved in with Matilda Crawley and seems to have a bright future ahead of her. However, war… Read More

Vanity Fair (2018): S01E02 – Miss Sharp Begins to Male Friends

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline Becky is in Hampshire as governess to Sir Pitt Crawley’s neglected daughters. Determined to get into his good books… Read More

Vanity Fair (2018): S01E01 – Miss Sharp in the Presence of the Enemy

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline After losing her teaching job with Ms. Pinkerton due to an unladylike attitude, orphan Becky Sharp is given the… Read More

Vanity Fair TV Series Overview (2018)

Introduction Vanity Fair is a 2018 historical drama miniseries based on the 1848 novel of the same name by William Makepeace Thackeray. It was produced by Mammoth Screen and distributed by ITV and Amazon Studios. Outline Based on the novel of the same name, “Vanity Fair” follows poverty-stricken Becky Sharp as she attempts to claw… Read More

Vanity Fair Franchise

Introduction Vanity Fair is an English novel by William Makepeace Thackeray, which follows the lives of Becky Sharp and Amelia Sedley amid their friends and families during and after the Napoleonic Wars. It was first published as a 19-volume monthly serial from 1847 to 1848, carrying the subtitle Pen and Pencil Sketches of English Society,… Read More

The Pride and the Passion (1957)

Introduction The Pride and the Passion is a 1957 Napoleonic-era war film in Technicolor and VistaVision from United Artists, produced and directed by Stanley Kramer, and starring Cary Grant, Frank Sinatra and Sophia Loren. The film co-stars Theodore Bikel and Jay Novello. The film’s storyline concerns a British Royal Navy artillery officer who has orders… Read More