Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill

Overview

Originally aired in the United States on PBS, playwright Julian Mitchell's BAFTA-award-winning television mini-series tells the remarkable life story of Jennie Churchill (Lee Remick), the American woman who married Lord Randolph Churchill (Ronald Pickup) and went on to become the mother of revered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Warren Clarke). Jennie Churchill was just 19 when she first met Lord Randolph Churchill, and the couple was married shortly thereafter. Later, after giving birth to Winston, ...
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Overview

Originally aired in the United States on PBS, playwright Julian Mitchell's BAFTA-award-winning television mini-series tells the remarkable life story of Jennie Churchill (Lee Remick), the American woman who married Lord Randolph Churchill (Ronald Pickup) and went on to become the mother of revered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Warren Clarke). Jennie Churchill was just 19 when she first met Lord Randolph Churchill, and the couple was married shortly thereafter. Later, after giving birth to Winston, Jennie experienced hardship and exile before watching her husband die and remarrying twice to suitors who were the same age or younger as her son. Christopher Cazenove, Siân Phillips, and Jeremy Brett co-star.
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Special Features

Lee Remick Biography, History of Blenheim Palace, and Cast Filmographies
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2010
  • UPC: 054961841493
  • Original Release: 1974
  • Rating:

  • Source: Acorn Media
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 6:01:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 7,229

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Lee Remick Mother
Warren Clarke Winston
Ronald Pickup
Technical Credits
James Cellan Jones Director
Andrew Brown Producer
Tom McCall Score Composer
Julian Mitchell Screenwriter
André Previn Score Composer
Stella Richman Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill - Episodes 1-4
1. Clever Young Girl [7:23]
2. Introductions [8:19]
3. Fascinating Upbringing [9:28]
4. Talented Girls [7:49]
5. Engagement [8:59]
6. Negotiations [9:40]
1. Life at Blenheim [7:23]
2. Duties & Privileges [8:19]
3. Back to London [9:28]
4. Divorce & Disgrace [7:49]
5. For Better Or Worse [8:59]
6. Heal the Wounds [9:40]
1. Ireland [7:23]
2. Majority [8:19]
3. The Fourth Party [9:28]
4. Political Wife [7:49]
5. Part of Your Success [8:59]
6. Gladstone Is Out [9:40]
1. Political Rise [7:55]
2. Who Is It? [9:19]
3. Randolph Loves Me [8:04]
4. Struggles [7:29]
5. Faithless [9:16]
6. A Sad End [9:40]
Disc #2 -- Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill - Episodes 5-7
1. A Woman On Her Own [8:42]
2. Money Matters [6:57]
3. Can't Last [9:22]
4. Lady Editor [8:56]
5. Ships in the Night [7:56]
6. Mrs. Mine [9:33]
1. Writing [7:37]
2. Country Lunch [8:25]
3. On My Nerves [8:11]
4. Clemmie [8:16]
5. Her Play [9:04]
6. The End of George [9:27]
1. Nothing To Do [8:06]
2. The Days [7:20]
3. An Old Woman [8:32]
4. Secrets Man [9:36]
5. Bolsheviks [8:28]
6. Pretty Shoes [9:06]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill - Episodes 1-4
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   Episode Selection
      Ep. 1: Jennie Jerome
      Ep. 2: Lady Randolph
      Ep. 3: Recovery
      Ep. 4: Triumph and Tragedy
   Scene Index
      Jennie Jerome
      Lady Randolph
      Recovery
      Triumph and Tragedy
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Disc #2 -- Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill - Episodes 5-7
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   Episode Selection
      Ep. 5: A Perfect Darling
      Ep. 6: His Borrowed Plumes
      Ep. 7: A Past and a Future
   Scene Index
      A Perfect Darling
      His Borrowed Plumes
      A Past and a Future
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      Subtitles: Off
   Special Features
      Lee Remick Biography
      A History Of Blenheim Palace
      Cast Filmographies
         Christopher Cazenove
         Warren Clarke
         Ronald Pickup
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