Three classic adventure tales come to life in this family-friendly collection, offering a trio of exciting literary adaptations by the biggest names in British television. CHILDREN OF THE NEW FOREST (1998) follows four orphans in hiding during the English Civil War, while THE CANTERVILLE GHOST (1997), based on an Oscar Wilde story, tells of a family who refuses to be frightened from their home by an eccentric spirit. The set rounds out with CORAL ISLAND (2000), the exciting tale of a group of young castaways fighting for survival. See individual titles for additional information.
Description by Koch Entertainment Distribution:
The BRITISH TV FAMILY COLLECTION includes three period costume family adventure films adapted from literary classics and originally produced for British television. The three films featured in this set are "Canterville Ghost" (adapted from the Oscar Wilde tale), "Coral Island" (adapted from the novel by RM Ballantyne), and "Children of the New Forest" (adapted from the children's book by Frederick Marryat).
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