[Richmond Hill, Ontario] : BFS Video, 
2 videodiscs (197 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby digital.
James Wilby, Xavier Deluc, Serena Gordon, John Mills, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Anna Massey.
Producer, Roy Roberts ; screenplay, Arthur Hopcraft ; director, Phillipe Monnier.
Originally broadcast by WGBH Boston (c1989) as a Masterpiece theatre mini-series.
Based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
In the dock of a British courtroom, French aristocrat Charles Darnay stands accused of spying. The outlook appears grim until som e last-minute help comes from the mysterious Sydney Carton. Darnay goes free and makes plans to marry Lucie Manette. Carton keeps his love for her to himself, yet assures her that he would make the ultimate sacrifice for her. As the characters are swept into the maelstrom of the French Revolution, that long-ago promise will become Carton's last hope of redemption for his own soul.
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
30211-D BFS Video