Second only to The Box of Delights in 80s winter serials
The classic 1980s BBC adaptation of family favourite Tom's Midnight Garden is set to arrive on UK DVD in time for Christmas, courtesy of Second Sight Films.
Based on of the much-loved novel by Philippa Pearce, this beguiling six-part series is set for its DVD release on 12 November 2018 and arrives with a fascinating new special feature A Look Back With Director Christine Secombe.
When his brother is taken ill with measles, Tom Long (Jeremy Rampling), is sent to stay with his aunt and uncle for the summer and soon finds himself lonely and bored. One night whilst lying in bed he hears the old grandfather clock in the hall strike thirteen. Venturing downstairs to investigate, he opens the door and finds himself magically transported back in time to a Victorian garden and an incredible adventure with a new-found friend Hatty (Caroline Waldron).
This fabulous series is a wonderful fantasy tale that will delight the whole family.