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    • Poirot's Finest Cases

    • Eight Full-Cast BBC Radio Dramatisations
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: Full Cast, John Moffat
    • Length: 15 hrs and 36 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,352
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,210
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,201

    John Moffatt stars as the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot. The ABC Murders: A chilling letter sets the sleuth on the trail of an enigmatic killer. After the Funeral: A wealthy businessman is dead, and his sister thinks it was murder. Death on the Nile: Poirot is in Egypt when a chilling murder takes place. Peril at End House: Whilst on holiday, the sleuth encounters a young woman, a hat and a bullet. The Murder of Roger Ackroyd: Mrs Farrars is found dead, one year after the death of her husband.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent performances

    • By Customer on 01-25-15

    Regular price: $34.11

    • The Complete George Smiley Radio Dramas

    • BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
    • By: John le Carré
    • Narrated by: full cast, Simon Russell Beale
    • Length: 18 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 399
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 368
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 366

    The complete collection of acclaimed BBC Radio dramas based on John le Carré's best-selling novels, starring Simon Russell Beale as George Smiley. With a star cast including Kenneth Cranham, Eleanor Bron, Brian Cox, Ian MacDiarmid, Anna Chancellor, Hugh Bonneville and Lindsay Duncan, these enthralling dramatisations perfectly capture the atmosphere of le Carré's taut, thrilling spy novels.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • good reading but can't navigate

    • By RB Vancouver on 01-07-17

    Regular price: $34.10

    • The Divine Comedy

    • Inferno; Purgatorio; Paradiso
    • By: Dante Alighieri, Stephen Wyatt
    • Narrated by: Blake Ritson, John Hurt, David Warner, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 576
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 520
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 515

    Blake Ritson, David Warner, Hattie Morahan and John Hurt star in this BBC Radio 4 dramatisation of Dante's epic poem. Inferno: Thirty-five year old Dante finds himself in the middle of a dark wood, in extreme personal and spiritual crisis. Hope of rescue appears in the form of the venerable poet Virgil, now a shade himself, who offers to lead Dante on an odyssey through the afterlife, beginning in the terrifying depths of Hell.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Revisiting the land of the dead

    • By Zaubermond on 10-21-16

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Miss Marple's Final Cases

    • Three new BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramas
    • By: Agatha Christie
    • Narrated by: June Whitfield
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 247
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 206
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 207

    June Whitfield returns as the deceptively mild spinster sleuth in three full-cast BBC Radio 4 dramatisations. Specially broadcast to mark the 125th anniversary of Agatha Christie's birth, these brand new dramas are based on three of her best short stories.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful

    • By Robert Iris on 02-18-16

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Mansfield Park (Dramatized)

    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: David Tennant, full cast, Benedict Cumberbatch, and others
    • Length: 2 hrs and 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 616
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 557
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 555

    Felicity Jones, David Tennant and Benedict Cumberbatch star in BBC Radio 4's full-cast dramatisation of the novel by Jane Austen, one of the great English classics. Seeking a position in society, young Fanny Price goes to live with her rich aunt and uncle. But her life there is not as she might wish. Felicity Jones plays Fanny, whilst David Tennant is her cousin Tom and Benedict Cumberbatch his brother Edmund.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • How On Earth?

    • By Carole T. on 05-02-15

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Pride and Prejudice

    • By: Jane Austen
    • Narrated by: Samantha Spiro, Full Cast
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152

    Samantha Spiro, David Troughton, and Amanda Root are among the cast of this new BBC Radio 4 dramatisation of Jane Austen’s famous novel. Mrs Bennet is determined to see her five daughters married off and secure a future for them all. When the wealthy Mr Bingley arrives in the neighbourhood, Mrs Bennet wastes no time in making his acquaintance. His friend Mr Darcy, however, discourages Mr Bingley from marrying Jane Bennet, and also appears to snub her sister Elizabeth.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful, but too short

    • By Me_Mo on 01-18-15

    Regular price: $15.49

    • Les Miserables

    • A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation
    • By: Victor Hugo
    • Narrated by: Joss Ackland, Roger Allam, full cast
    • Length: 5 hrs and 40 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 104
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 102

    Joss Ackland, Roger Allam, and Leslie Phillips star in this BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel. When poverty drives Jean Valjean to steal a loaf of bread from a baker’s window, it is an action that will haunt him for the rest of his life. A citizen of postrevolutionary France, he is sentenced to nineteen years’ hard labour.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Possibly the best audio version of Les Miserables?

    • By DARBY KERN on 08-02-16

    Regular price: $18.59

    • Yes Minister & Yes Prime Minister - The Complete Audio Collection

    • By: Antony Jay, Jonathan Lynn
    • Narrated by: Paul Eddington, full cast, Nigel Hawthorn
    • Length: 18 hrs and 28 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 474
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 439
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 436

    Between 1980 and 1988 on BBC television and radio, the exploits of the Rt Hon Jim Hacker MP (Paul Eddington) - later Prime Minister - kept the British nation enthralled. Helped - and hampered - by his diligent Permanent Secretary Sir Humphrey Appleby (Nigel Hawthorne) and his Principle Private Secretary Bernard Woolley (Derek Fowlds), Hacker and his department became synonymous with government bureaucracy and administrative double dealing.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Does this work as an audiobook? Yes, Minister ...

    • By Emily on 08-15-14

    Regular price: $34.11

    • Benedict Cumberbatch Reads Ian Kelly's Casanova

    • By: Ian Kelly
    • Narrated by: Benedict Cumberbatch
    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 163
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 150
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 146

    Benedict Cumberbatch reads Ian Kelly’s biography of one of the most beguiling and controversial individuals of any age. In this fascinating biography of the notorious libertine, Ian Kelly draws on documents by Casanova, his friends, and his lovers (male and female) in order to bring fresh insights to the man’s life and world. The sights and smells of 18th-century Europe are brought keenly to life, as are the colourful incidents of Casanova’s life.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Benedict's voice does not disappoint!

    • By o0katiekins0o on 02-21-16

    Regular price: $10.33

    • The Complete Chronicles of Narnia

    • The Classic BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisations
    • By: C. S. Lewis
    • Narrated by: Maurice Denham, Full Cast
    • Length: 15 hrs and 11 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,517
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,249
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,256

    C.S. Lewis’s acclaimed and universally loved novels spring to life in these spellbinding full-cast BBC dramatisations. Anyone who’s visited Narnia wants to go back again, and these radio dramas make for a hugely entertaining first-time or return journey, with a cast including Bernard Cribbins, Maurice Denham, Richard Griffiths, Martin Jarvis, Sylvester McCoy, John Sessions, Fiona Shaw and Timothy Spall.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Abridged but Great Performance

    • By Alex on 03-14-15

    Regular price: $33.05

    • Doctor Who: Engines of War

    • By: George Mann
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Briggs
    • Length: 7 hrs and 57 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 494
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 460
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 461

    The Great Time War has raged for centuries, ravaging the universe. Scores of human colony planets are now overrun by Dalek occupation forces. A weary, angry Doctor leads a flotilla of Battle TARDISes against the Dalek stronghold but in the midst of the carnage, the Doctor's TARDIS crashes to a planet below: Moldox. As the Doctor is trapped in an apocalyptic landscape, Dalek patrols roam amongst the wreckage, rounding up the remaining civilians.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Nick Briggs delivers a great entry for Doctor Who!

    • By Amber on 01-27-15

    Regular price: $21.32

    • Torchwood Tales

    • Torchwood Audio Originals
    • By: Steven Savile, Dan Abnett, James Goss
    • Narrated by: Eve Myles, Gareth David-Lloyd, Kai Owen
    • Length: 18 hrs and 29 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48

    Eve Myles, Gareth David-Lloyd, Kai Owen and others read 10 stories based on the hit BBC TV series. Written specially for audio, with additional sound design, the stories feature the original Torchwood lineup including Captain Jack, Gwen, Ianto, Owen and Toshiko, plus Rhys and PC Andy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it. I want more!!

    • By Becca on 05-07-17

    Regular price: $33.04

    • Absolute Power

    • The Complete BBC Radio 4 Radio Comedy Series
    • By: Mark Tavener
    • Narrated by: Stephen Fry, John Bird
    • Length: 10 hrs and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 96

    Stephen Fry and John Bird star in all four series of the BBC Radio 4 satirical comedy, plus the 2006 special episode. Set in the Machiavellian world of modern PR, Absolute Power introduces us to London-based 'government-media relations consultancy' Prentiss McCabe, whose partners Charles Prentiss and Martin McCabe are frequently embroiled in the machinations of the British political system.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • unsparing!

    • By Danzer on 10-05-16

    Regular price: $23.44

    • Sherlock Holmes: Valley of Fear

    • By: Arthur Conan Doyle
    • Narrated by: Ian McKellan
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 95
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94

    Ian McKellen was the winner of the BBC Audio Drama Award 2015 for Best Actor in an Audio Drama (for Eugenie Grandet). Sir Ian McKellen reads The Valley of Fear, the last of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's four Sherlock Holmes novels. The mystery begins with a coded warning of imminent danger, drawing the illustrious Sherlock Holmes and the faithful Dr. Watson to a secluded English country home.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it

    • By Hannah Bryant on 12-15-16

    Regular price: $15.49

    • McLevy, the Collected Editions: Part One Pilot, S1-2

    • By: David Ashton
    • Narrated by: Siobhan Redmond, Brian Cox, full cast
    • Length: 6 hrs and 29 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 93
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 82

    Brian Cox stars as the Edinburgh detective in nine episodes of the BBC Radio 4 series. Inspired by the real-life memoirs of a Victorian inspector in Scotland, James McLevy prowls the dark streets of 1860s Edinburgh bringing criminals to justice, with the assistance of Constable Mulholland.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Rich Storytelling at Its Finest

    • By The Nurse on 12-19-16

    Regular price: $21.32

    • Classic BBC Radio Shakespeare: Comedies

    • The Taming of the Shrew; A Midsummer Night's Dream; Twelfth Night
    • By: William Shakespeare
    • Narrated by: Paul Daneman, Fenella Fielding, Nigel Hawthorne, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21

    Three classic radio productions from the BBC archives starring Nigel Hawthorne, Miriam Margolyes, Geraldine McEwan and a host of celebrated acting talent. These three legendary plays, performed by some of the best-known theatrical actors of the 20th century, are the perfect way to commemorate England's greatest dramatist.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • If Music Be the Food of Love, Play On

    • By Gretchen SLP on 04-25-16

    Regular price: $21.31

    • John Finnemore's Souvenir Programme

    • The Complete Series 3 & 4
    • By: John Finnemore
    • Narrated by: a full cast, John Finnemore, Carrie Quinlan
    • Length: 5 hrs and 35 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 233
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 205
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 202

    The complete third and fourth series of BBC Radio 4’s award-winning sketch show, written by and starring the writer of Cabin Pressure. In the third and fourth series of his hit sketch show, John Finnemore examines a typically eclectic range of issues including making friends, the problem with polymath bestselling authors, the colour of posh men’s trousers, and a history of choice.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Comedy gold from Finnemore and company

    • By Emily on 12-29-14

    Regular price: $19.19

    • Paul Temple: The Complete Radio Collection: Volume Two

    • The Fifties
    • By: Francis Durbridge
    • Narrated by: Marjorie Westbury, Peter Coke
    • Length: 18 hrs and 49 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32

    When it comes to classic crime partnerships, Paul Temple (Peter Coke) and his wife, Steve (Marjorie Westbury), are the crème de la crème. Between 1938 and 1968, their glamorous exploits enthralled generations of radio listeners around the world. Here, presented in chronological order, are some of the amateur detective's adventures from the 1950s.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely Fabulous!

    • By Taurus Doctorman on 04-05-17

    Regular price: $34.10

    • That Mitchell and Webb Sound: Radio Series 5

    • By: David Mitchell, Robert Webb
    • Narrated by: David Mitchell, Robert Webb
    • Length: 2 hrs and 20 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 114
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110

    Comedy from the lopsided world of David Mitchell and Robert Webb, with Olivia Colman and James Bachman. The radio sketch series which spawned BBC TV’s That Mitchell and Webb Look returns with five brand new episodes.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So British

    • By learned limpygimp on 03-11-18

    Regular price: $15.49

    • The Exorcist

    • By: William Peter Blatty
    • Narrated by: Alexandra Mathie, Robert Glenister, full cast
    • Length: 1 hr and 53 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    Robert Glenister and Ian McDiarmid star in a gripping BBC Radio 4 dramatisation of William Peter Blatty’s classic horror novel. Summoned to a case of apparent possession, Father Karras is at first sceptical then horrified. The victim - a 12-year-old girl named Regan - seems to be controlled by a malignant supernatural force that makes her swear, blaspheme, scream in agony and perform appalling acts.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • more horror based audio dramas please

    • By Otter jesus on 07-27-17

    Regular price: $10.33

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