Masterpiece Theatre: Nostromo


June 14, 21, and 28, 1998
(check local listings)

A fortune in silver sparks revolution and high adventure in 1890s South America. The epic novel by Joseph Conrad becomes a six-hour blockbuster for the small screen with a cast that includes Colin Firth, Albert Finney, Claudia Cardinale, Serena Scott Thomas, Brian Dennehy, and Claudio Amendola as Nostromo. "An unusual television achievement" (The New York Times). "A sumptuous horse opera" (New York Magazine).

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