Fry's Planet Word

  |  Buy to Own: 06/02/2012
  |  291 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


All five episodes from the BBC series in which Stephen Fry explores language. He looks at the history of language from its origins to its modern-day usage, how it has influenced literature, its purpose as a form of identity and the ways in which it is abused by slang and profanity. Episodes comprise: 'Babel', 'Identity', 'Uses and Abuses', 'Spreading the Word' and 'The Power and the Glory'.