Cleopatra (1999): Part 02

Introduction Cleopatra is a 1999 miniseries adaptation of Margaret George’s 1997 historical fiction novel The Memoirs of Cleopatra. Produced by Hallmark Entertainment, it stars Leonor Varela as the Egyptian queen Cleopatra, Timothy Dalton as Julius Caesar, Billy Zane as Mark Antony, Rupert Graves as Octavius, Sean Pertwee as Brutus and Bruce Payne as Cassius. Outline… Read More

Cleopatra (1999): Part 01

Introduction Cleopatra is a 1999 miniseries adaptation of Margaret George’s 1997 historical fiction novel The Memoirs of Cleopatra. Produced by Hallmark Entertainment, it stars Leonor Varela as the Egyptian queen Cleopatra, Timothy Dalton as Julius Caesar, Billy Zane as Mark Antony, Rupert Graves as Octavius, Sean Pertwee as Brutus and Bruce Payne as Cassius. Outline… Read More

The Last Post (2017): S01E06 – The Bigger Picture

Introduction The Last Post is a British television drama series first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One from 01 October to 05 November 2017. Outline Captain Martin is arrested for allowing the escape of a prisoner of war. Corporal Armstrong leaves camp to avoid arrest and help Yusra; only to discover her gone… Read More

The Last Post (2017): S01E05 – Precious Cargo

Introduction The Last Post is a British television drama series first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One from 01 October to 05 November 2017. Outline Laithwaite lies critically wounded in hospital. An 8mm film is received of George under threat of beheading. Mary Markham believes there is a message in the film from… Read More

The Last Post (2017): S01E04 – The CO’s Boy

Introduction The Last Post is a British television drama series first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One from 01 October to 05 November 2017. Outline The RMP and other units mount a desperate search in the town for Yusra and George. The Royal Scots unit find George’s teddy bear at Yusra’s home. Yusra’s… Read More

The Last Post (2017): S01E03 – Above Thy Deep and Dreamless Sleep

Introduction The Last Post is a British television drama series first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One from 01 October to 05 November 2017. Outline Starfish is reported captured by the paratroopers. Major Markham wants Martin to recover the photographic film of the atrocity taken by Martha Franklin. Mary Markham returns home with… Read More