Captain Corelli's Mandolin [drama]

Katie Hims's dramatisation of Louis De Bernieres's best-selling novel.

Episodes

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01A Pea In The Ear2007091720111004 (BBC7)
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On the Greek island of Cephallonia, the pastoral bliss of Pelagia and her father Dr Iannis is about to be changed irrevocably by war.

A young Italian soldier recounts a desperate tale of love and heroism.

Pelagia and her father Dr Iannis's peace on the island of Cephallonia is shattered by war.

Pelagia and her father Dr Iannis's peace on the island of Cephallonia in 1940 is shattered by war. Tom Goodman-Hill narrates.

Pelagia and her father Dr Iannis's peace on the island of Cephallonia in 1940 is shattered by war.

Tom Goodman-Hill narrates.

02Invasion Of The Italians2007091820111006 (BBC7)
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Pelagia has written more than 100 letters to her fisherman fiance Mandras, who is fighting in the Greek army, but she has had no reply.

03Looking For Snails2007091920111006 (BBC7)
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Pelagia has fallen for the charming Captain Corelli, but he is technically the enemy.

She is still engaged to Mandras, who is away fighting for the resistance movement.

Pelagia's fallen for the charms of Captain Corelli, but she's engaged - and technically he's the enemy.

04 LASTEarthquake2007092020111007 (BBC7)
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After an extraordinary act of heroism, Corelli makes a slow recovery.

Two generations pass before resolution comes.

An extraordinary heroic act, a slow recovery and a resolution two generations later.

An extraordinary heroic act, a slow recovery and a resolution two generations later. With Tom Goodman-hill and Stephen Greif.