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Brideshead Revisited
February 08, 2021
Constructing a film out of a story as beloved of readers as The Lord of the Rings trilogy, or indeed Pride and Prejudice or Brideshead Revisited, is a delicate art. Very often, the result is a phenomenal disappointment. We will all have myriad examples to prove this. Not all films are worthy of their titles. 
January 20, 2021
With a star-studded new HBO/BBC adaptation of Brideshead Revisited now being cast, William Cash reveals why Evelyn Waugh’s portrayal of a decadent upper-class Catholic family was banned in 1947 by the Hollywood censors
March 22, 2018
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
July 08, 2016
The great novelist, who died 50 years ago, almost became the first president of the Latin Mass Society
April 07, 2016
Brideshead Revisited enchants readers with its luscious portrayal of upper-class life. But at its heart is the working of grace
March 23, 2016
A daily guide to what's happening in the Catholic Church
October 01, 2015
Downton tells us nothing truthful about 1925
May 27, 2011
Their collection at the moment is very low brow, with one notable exception