Rumpole of the Bailey: The Complete Series Megaset

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For fifteen years, Rumpole of the Bailey remained one of the most popular dramas on British television. This box set contains every episode from the show's run.
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Overview

For fifteen years, Rumpole of the Bailey remained one of the most popular dramas on British television. This box set contains every episode from the show's run.
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Special Features

Feature-length bonus movie rumpole's return; Mortimer's musings- an interview with John Mortimer; Mckern's memories with actress Abigail Mckern highlighting John Mortimer's impromptu appearances; Newspaper evidence; John Mortimer biography; John Mortimer bibliography and selected credits; About the old bailey; Official executioners of newgate prison
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/5/2010
  • UPC: 733961230222
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  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 35:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 1,407

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Leo McKern Horace Rumpole
Technical Credits
John Mortimer Source Author
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:11)
   2. Old Bailey Hack (00:08:11)
   3. Points of Law (00:09:58)
   4. Judge Teasing (00:10:06)
   5. Older Soldier (00:11:42)
   6. Head of Chambers (00:07:19)
   1. Introduction (00:01:11)
   2. Neck of the Woods (00:08:11)
   3. Glamour Boys (00:09:58)
   4. Fancy Dress (00:10:06)
   5. Etiquette of the Bar (00:11:42)
   6. Full Benefits (00:07:19)
   1. Introduction (00:01:11)
   2. Firsthand Account (00:08:11)
   3. Moral Welfare (00:09:58)
   4. Confessional (00:10:06)
   5. Useful Persistence (00:11:42)
   6. Counting Change (00:07:19)
   1. Introduction (00:01:02)
   2. Office Mates (00:07:03)
   3. Personal Strife (00:10:17)
   4. Raised Suspicion (00:09:06)
   5. A Fight to the End (00:08:59)
   6. Living Apart (00:09:20)
Disc #2 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:16)
   2. Client Privileges (00:07:40)
   3. Vital Information (00:09:49)
   4. The Old Bailey (00:06:28)
   5. Perfect Alibi (00:08:31)
   6. Setting the Tone (00:09:52)
   1. Introduction (00:01:16)
   2. In Anticipation (00:07:40)
   3. Charming Words (00:09:49)
   4. Past Perjury (00:06:28)
   5. Puzzle Pieces (00:08:31)
   6. Destined to Lose (00:09:52)
   1. Introduction (00:02:05)
   2. Friendly Advice (00:11:20)
   3. Self Sacrifice (00:08:08)
   4. Shot In the Dark (00:07:02)
   5. Pray For a Miracle (00:10:00)
   6. Saying Goodbye (00:05:12)
Disc #3 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:13)
   2. Finger On the Pulse (00:08:23)
   3. Under Questioning (00:08:56)
   4. Vengeful Spouse (00:08:35)
   5. Having It Off (00:07:15)
   6. Falling Apart (00:10:00)
   1. Introduction (00:01:07)
   2. Scene of the Crime (00:10:03)
   3. A Hard Day's Work (00:08:57)
   4. Licensed to Kill (00:04:58)
   5. First Impression (00:03:05)
   6. The Show Must Go On (00:09:06)
   1. Introduction (00:01:54)
   2. Taking Notes (00:07:22)
   3. Sicial Engagements (00:10:03)
   4. Painful Memories (00:06:28)
   5. Growing Eloquence (00:10:01)
   6. Bigger Fish to Fry (00:08:49)
Disc #4 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:27)
   2. Insatiable Appetite (00:06:39)
   3. Consequences of Love (00:08:27)
   4. Utmost Respectability (00:11:29)
   5. Cruel Jokes (00:09:45)
   6. Cast as a Fool (00:07:18)
   1. Introduction (00:00:56)
   2. Under Suspicion (00:06:23)
   3. Involuntary Statement (00:09:33)
   4. Family Squabble (00:10:00)
   5. Diabolical Scheme (00:08:57)
   6. Lives In Chambers (00:05:08)
   1. Considerable Gap (00:07:19)
   2. Farewell London (00:08:36)
   3. Dead In the Water (00:08:37)
   4. Coming Home (00:07:12)
   5. Squatter's Retreat (00:07:54)
   6. Schoolgirl Capers (00:07:19)
   7. Unmitigated Rubbish (00:09:59)
   8. Feeling Sentimental (00:08:38)
   9. Sunshine State (00:09:16)
   10. Just the Facts (00:11:23)
   11. It's In the Blood (00:09:51)
   12. No Followers (00:07:10)
Disc #5 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:05)
   2. Proper Manners (00:07:33)
   3. My Lordship (00:10:57)
   4. Out of Pocket (00:12:01)
   5. Late For Dinner (00:06:44)
   6. Odd Fellow (00:03:42)
   1. Introduction (00:01:11)
   2. Law On the Road (00:08:01)
   3. Primitive Remarks (00:07:45)
   4. Tribal Tradition (00:08:36)
   5. Involuntary Martyr (00:00:48)
   6. Reasonable Doubt (00:06:44)
   1. Introduction (00:01:09)
   2. Women of Position (00:07:39)
   3. Respectable Figures (00:07:31)
   4. Quoted Scriptures (00:08:51)
   5. Order In the Court (00:09:41)
   6. Matters of Opinion (00:07:29)
Disc #6 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:06)
   2. Calming the Storm (00:08:05)
   3. A Friendly Warning (00:09:06)
   4. Improper Proposal (00:10:57)
   5. Puzzled Pieces (00:10:09)
   6. Modest Pride (00:05:41)
   1. Introduction (00:01:17)
   2. Fine Lodgings (00:08:26)
   3. Sheltered Life (00:07:39)
   4. A Distressing Case (00:08:49)
   5. Arguable Vanity (00:01:19)
   6. Expected Company (00:05:15)
   1. Introduction (00:00:53)
   2. The Name of the Game (00:07:50)
   3. Collecting Debts (00:08:15)
   4. Delayed System (00:08:26)
   5. Informed Men (00:07:18)
   6. In His Absence (00:11:24)
Disc #7 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:21)
   2. Heavy Traffic (00:08:46)
   3. Historic Law (00:06:49)
   4. Prosecuting Council (00:08:22)
   5. Rubbing Elbows (00:09:27)
   6. Relevant Actions (00:07:28)
   1. Introduction (00:02:17)
   2. Career Advice (00:07:06)
   3. Distinguished Tastes (00:07:54)
   4. Snowballs In Hell (00:08:36)
   5. The Rising Tide (00:02:00)
   6. Occupational Hazards (00:06:26)
   1. Introduction (00:01:41)
   2. Invitation Only (00:07:40)
   3. Peculiar Interest (00:08:52)
   4. Pleasurable Company (00:07:29)
   5. Peaceful Place (00:10:59)
   6. Culture In Society (00:07:54)
Disc #8 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:29)
   2. Immoral Earnings (00:07:02)
   3. Tactful Defense (00:09:24)
   4. Hearing the Charges (00:07:05)
   5. Genuine Health (00:09:06)
   6. Paid In Full (00:12:53)
   1. Introduction (00:01:29)
   2. For the Regiment (00:07:02)
   3. Lack of Evidence (00:09:24)
   4. Vital Answer (00:07:05)
   5. The Time of Death (00:09:06)
   6. Outright Obedience (00:12:53)
   1. Introduction (00:01:29)
   2. Insider Info (00:07:02)
   3. Fleeting Visit (00:09:24)
   4. Distant Dreams (00:07:05)
   5. At the Races (00:09:06)
   6. Last Good Deed (00:12:53)
Disc #9 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:00:52)
   2. Scene of the Crime (00:00:26)
   3. In the Care of of Others (00:18:32)
   4. Jewel of My Soul (00:08:30)
   5. Blinding Flashes (00:11:46)
   6. Groveling Apology (00:07:52)
   1. Introduction (00:01:05)
   2. Walls of Silence (00:00:33)
   3. Murdered Sleep (00:14:21)
   4. Lady Baroness (00:07:15)
   5. Insider Dealing (00:05:05)
   6. Elevated Circles (00:03:26)
   1. Introduction (00:00:57)
   2. News of the World (00:00:32)
   3. The Faithful Few (00:18:32)
   4. Passing Judgment (00:07:45)
   5. Openhanded Spymaster (00:06:39)
   6. Divine Guidance (00:07:12)
Disc #10 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:02:16)
   2. Equal In God's Eyes (00:00:26)
   3. Justice For the Future (00:13:45)
   4. Potted Plants (00:12:12)
   5. Absolutely Ruthless (00:07:44)
   6. Crossing My Mind (00:06:59)
   1. Introduction (00:01:05)
   2. The Call of Africa (00:00:30)
   3. Sitting In Judgment (00:19:52)
   4. Too Pretty to Be a Judge (00:03:16)
   5. Great Gimmick (00:07:00)
   6. In Memoriam (00:07:42)
   1. Introduction (00:00:57)
   2. Client and Customer (00:00:32)
   3. Sneaking a Treat (00:13:57)
   4. Deadly Exercise (00:06:38)
   5. Weaning Talent (00:10:19)
   6. A Mother Always Knows (00:06:00)
Disc #11 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:00:50)
   2. Next to Godliness (00:00:25)
   3. Agitating the Law (00:17:22)
   4. Married Men (00:06:00)
   5. Never a Friend (00:08:01)
   6. Concerned With Justice (00:09:22)
   1. Introduction (00:00:50)
   2. Turning the Hand (00:00:25)
   3. Courtroom Admiration (00:17:22)
   4. Ball and Chain (00:06:00)
   5. Cowboy Labor (00:08:01)
   6. Flying Witness (00:09:22)
   1. Introduction (00:00:44)
   2. Keeping Silent (00:00:25)
   3. Rules of the House (00:15:18)
   4. Miracle Worker (00:08:13)
   5. Power and Influence (00:08:01)
   6. Impossible Defense (00:08:04)
Disc #12 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:23)
   2. The Greatest Mystery (00:00:23)
   3. Absence of Body (00:16:33)
   4. My Little Sister (00:07:37)
   5. Questioning the Past (00:08:14)
   6. Out of Hiding (00:08:07)
   1. Introduction (00:01:23)
   2. Escort Service (00:00:23)
   3. Country Walks (00:16:33)
   4. Quack In Charge (00:07:37)
   5. Competent Doctors (00:08:14)
   6. Proper Gentleman (00:08:07)
   1. Introduction (00:01:29)
   2. The Lost Leader (00:00:25)
   3. A Cry For Help (00:16:34)
   4. Useful Admission (00:09:38)
   5. Family Feelings (00:08:12)
   6. Memorable Victory (00:08:14)
Disc #13 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:26)
   2. Hardened Criminal (00:00:24)
   3. Sunday Service (00:14:03)
   4. Dance Lessons (00:08:23)
   5. Legal Quibbles (00:06:23)
   6. Family of Villains (00:08:00)
   1. Introduction (00:01:26)
   2. Bit of a Bop (00:00:24)
   3. Gossiping Gentleman (00:14:03)
   4. Deceiver of the Court (00:08:23)
   5. Purely Private Matter (00:06:23)
   6. Telling the Truth (00:08:00)
   1. Introduction (00:00:58)
   2. Beyond My Years (00:00:24)
   3. The Fast Lane (00:14:48)
   4. Urges In the Office (00:07:28)
   5. Common Sense (00:09:54)
   6. Offensive Defense (00:05:17)
Disc #14 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
   1. Introduction (00:01:35)
   2. Making a Statement (00:00:26)
   3. The Hour of Decision (00:14:22)
   4. Wrapped In Silk (00:06:13)
   5. Confession Time (00:09:35)
   6. Precious Ornament (00:12:27)
   1. Introduction (00:01:35)
   2. The Long Light (00:00:26)
   3. Murder On the Mind (00:14:22)
   4. Biblical Sense (00:06:13)
   5. Mysteries of Death (00:09:35)
   6. Fear of Heritage (00:12:27)
   1. Introduction (00:01:14)
   2. Breaking Rules (00:00:24)
   3. Par For the Course (00:15:09)
   4. Head of Chambers (00:07:01)
   5. Unilateral Apology (00:08:00)
   6. Pausing to Breathe (00:12:47)
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Disc #1 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Younger Generation
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   Rumpole and the Alternative Society
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   Rumpole and the Honourable Member
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   Rumpole and the Married Lady
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Disc #2 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Learned Friends
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   Rumpole and the Heavy Brigade
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   Rumpole and the Man of God
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Disc #3 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Case of Identity
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   Rumpole and the Show Folk
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   Rumpole and the Fascist Beast
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Disc #4 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Course of True Love
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   Rumpole and the Age of Retirement
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   Bonus Features
      Rumpole's Return
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      John Mortimer Biography
      Selected Bibliography and Credits
      About the Old Bailey
      Official Executioners of Newgate Prison
Disc #5 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Genuine Article
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   Rumpole and the Golden Thread
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   Rumpole and the Old Boy Net
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Disc #6 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Female of the Species
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   Rumpole and the Sporting Life
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   Rumpole and the Last Resort
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Disc #7 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Old, Old, Story
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   Rumpole and the Blind Tasting
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   Rumpole and the Official Secret
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Disc #8 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Judge's Elbow
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   Rumpole and the Bright Seraphim
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   Rumpole's Last Case
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   Bonus Features
      Interview With John Mortimer
      John Mortimer Biography
      Selected Bibliography and Credits
      About the Old Bailey
      Official Executioners of Newgate Prison
Disc #9 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Bubble Reputation
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   Rumpole and the Barrow Boy
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   Rumpole and the Age of Miracles
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Disc #10 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Tap End
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   Rumpole and Portia
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   Rumpole and the Quality of Life
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   Rumpole A La Carte
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   Rumpole and the Summer of Discontent
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   Rumpole and the Right to Silence
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Disc #12 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole at Sea
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   Rumpole and the Quacks
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   Rumpole For the Prosecution
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   Rumpole and the Children of the Devil
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   Rumpole and the Miscarriage of Justice
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   Rumpole and the Eternal Triangle
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Disc #14 -- Rumpole of the Bailey
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   Rumpole and the Reform of Joby Jonson
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   Rumpole and the Family Pride
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   Rumpole on Trial
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   Bonus Features
      McKern's Memories With Abigail McKern
      Spot the Barrister
      Newspaper Evidence
      John Mortimer Biography
      Selected Bibliography and Credits
      About the Old Bailey
      Official Executioners of Newgate Prison
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