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A passionate young barrister leads a legal revolution in this new courtroom drama set in 18th-century England. Appalled by the corruption of London’s Old Bailey, William Garrow (Andrew Buchan, Cranford) fights for the accused and pioneers the art of crossexamination, paving the way for our modern legal system.

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A passionate young barrister leads a legal revolution in this new courtroom drama set in 18th-century England. Appalled by the corruption of London’s Old Bailey, William Garrow (Andrew Buchan, Cranford) fights for the accused and pioneers the art of crossexamination, paving the way for our modern legal system. Based on a true story, drawing on actual court records, it’s “courtroom drama gold”—Sunday Times(UK). 4 episodes, 4 hrs, 2 DVDs, SDH.

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Disc 1
Episode 1
An inexperienced William Garrow struggles with his first case but fares better with Lady Sarah Hill. Impressed by his sense of justice, she hires Garrow to defend a serving girl accused of murder. If he doesn’t succeed, the woman will die.

Episode 2
Now a celebrated barrister, Garrow defends a coachman accused of stealing a harness. Next, he reluctantly agrees to represent the infamous Monster, a man accused of attacking women across London. As his popularity wanes, his friendship with Lady Sarah grows.

Disc 2
Episode 3
When Garrow defends a man on trial for raping his maid, Lady Sarah is disappointed. Then Garrow fights a duel with one nemesis and takes revenge on another, causing Southouse to question whether they can continue working together.

Episode 4
Garrow represents a prostitute accused of murdering her client; he also reunites with Southouse for a high-profile treason case. Matters take a turn when Lady Sarah discovers crucial information.
  • Behind-the-scenes featurette
  • Biography of William Garrow
  • Cast filmographies
  • Photo gallery
Packaging:Boxed set
Run Time:240 minutes
Format:Widescreen
Number of discs:2
Language:English
Subtitles:No
Color or B&W:Color
CC:No
SDH:Yes
Region Code:1
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Rating:NR
"Courtroom drama gold"—The Sunday Times(UK)

"Excellent"—The Observer(UK)

"A better class of entertainment"—The Times(UK)

"Excitement, tension, passion, humor, and drama"—The Guardian(UK)
Royal Television Society Award Winner for Best History Category (2010)

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Disc 1
Episode 1
An inexperienced William Garrow struggles with his first case but fares better with Lady Sarah Hill. Impressed by his sense of justice, she hires Garrow to defend a serving girl accused of murder. If he doesn’t succeed, the woman will die.

Episode 2
Now a celebrated barrister, Garrow defends a coachman accused of stealing a harness. Next, he reluctantly agrees to represent the infamous Monster, a man accused of attacking women across London. As his popularity wanes, his friendship with Lady Sarah grows.

Disc 2
Episode 3
When Garrow defends a man on trial for raping his maid, Lady Sarah is disappointed. Then Garrow fights a duel with one nemesis and takes revenge on another, causing Southouse to question whether they can continue working together.

Episode 4
Garrow represents a prostitute accused of murdering her client; he also reunites with Southouse for a high-profile treason case. Matters take a turn when Lady Sarah discovers crucial information.
  • Behind-the-scenes featurette
  • Biography of William Garrow
  • Cast filmographies
  • Photo gallery
Packaging:Boxed set
Run Time:240 minutes
Format:Widescreen
Number of discs:2
Language:English
Subtitles:No
Color or B&W:Color
CC:No
SDH:Yes
Region Code:1
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Rating:NR
"Courtroom drama gold"—The Sunday Times(UK)

"Excellent"—The Observer(UK)

"A better class of entertainment"—The Times(UK)

"Excitement, tension, passion, humor, and drama"—The Guardian(UK)
Royal Television Society Award Winner for Best History Category (2010)

Garrow's Law - Superb Drama!

5 Stars

David Valone from NY on 10/23/2013 12:00:00 AM wrote:

Purchased this because one of our sons is in pre-law, and the video series is based on real court cases at the Old Bailey. We hoped it would be good - turned out, it was Excellent! Bought series 1, will now buy the entire 3-Series set.

Garrow's Law - Superb Drama!

5 Stars

David Valone from NY on 10/23/2013 12:00:00 AM wrote:

Purchased this because one of our sons is in pre-law, and the video series is based on real court cases at the Old Bailey. We hoped it would be good - turned out, it was Excellent! Bought series 1, will now buy the entire 3-Series set.

Garrow's Law Series 1

5 Stars

Paul Apicella from WI on 11/5/2012 12:00:00 AM wrote:

It is superb in every respect. You must see all three.

Garrow's Law Series 1

5 Stars

from ON on 11/5/2012 12:00:00 AM wrote:

It is superb in every respect. You must see all three.

Real History

5 Stars

GinSwan from SC on 9/3/2012 5:08:00 PM wrote:

This is an excellent series based on a true person in 18th Century England and his struggles as a lawyer. It was so informative and good and like any good courtroom drama was lively and interesting.

Garrow's Law Series 1 11 111.

5 Stars

Retired office manager. I enjoy British TV series. I watch PBS from ON on 7/26/2012 10:29:39 PM wrote:

Excellent series. Good acting. Very interesting story. I am giving it as a gift.

Garrow's Law Series 1 11 111.

5 Stars

Retired office manager. I enjoy British TV series. I watch PBS from ON on 7/26/2012 10:29:00 PM wrote:

Excellent series. Good acting. Very interesting story. I am giving it as a gift.

Garrow's Law, Series 1

5 Stars

Pegge from ID on 7/25/2012 10:03:00 AM wrote:

I like history and movies of this type pulls my interest. To see a dipiction of how life was then makes me appreciate what I have now.

Garrow's Law, Series 1

5 Stars

Kenneth from TN on 7/25/2012 10:03:00 AM wrote:

I like history and movies of this type pulls my interest. To see a dipiction of how life was then makes me appreciate what I have now.

Great service

5 Stars

JR from TX on 7/16/2012 10:36:00 AM wrote:

Garrow's Law Series 1 arrived very fast...so fast I didn't even start counting the days to its arrival..and I was up against a birthday deadline...so I didn't have to worry!

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