• Publication date: March 8, 2018


Flash Content You need the latest Adobe Flash Player and Javascript to view this content.

A pair of literary sleuths unearth the amorous secret of two Victorian poets only to find themselves falling under a passionate spell.

  • Publication date: March 8, 2018


Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2002


currently not on air

(mbc.net) Roland Michell is an American scholar trying to make it in the difficult world of British Academia.

Michell finds a pair of love letters that once belonged to one of his idols, a famous Victorian poet.

Roland enlists the help of Dr. Maud Bailey and they piece together the story of a forbidden love affair, while discovering one of their own.

They also find themselves in a battle to hold on to their discovery before it falls into the hands of their rival, Fergus Wolfe.


  • Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Jennifer Ehle
  • Aaron Eckhart
  • Jeremy Northam
  • Tom Hollander
  • Lena Headey
  • Toby Stephens

Directed by: Neil LaBute and Barry Levinson

Rating: PG-13 for sexuality and some thematic elements