Under the Hammer DVD
Under the HammerDVD
Rumpole of the Bailey scribe John Mortimer penned this intriguing series centered on the work of London auctioneers Maggie Perowne (Jan Francis) and Ben Glazier (Richard Wilson). While they are engaged in various fascinating tussles in the world of high art, Ben struggles with his affections for Maggie and her unsteady relationship with wine expert Nick Roper (Michael Siberry). Classy British drama co-stars Robert Lang, Marsha Fitzalan. All seven episodes from the series─"The Fatal Attribution," "Wonders in the Deep," "The Virgin of Vitebsk," "The Jolly Joker," "After Titian," "The Spectre at the Feast," and "Treasure Trove"─are presented in a two-disc set. 5 3/4 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH); biography. 7 episodes on 2 discs. 5 3/4 hrs.