Wartime Stories

  |  Buy to Own: 10/01/2005
  |  291 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Box set featuring three wartime stories. 'Goodnight Mister Tom', based on the novel by Michelle Magorian, stars John Thaw as the widowed Tom Oakley whose quiet life changes dramatically when nine-year-old Willie Beech (Nick Robinson) is evacuated from London and billetted on him. In 'Carrie's War', based on the novel by Nina Bawden, Carrie (Keeley Fawcett) and Nick (Jack Stanley) are evacuated to a small Welsh town to live with strict Mr Evans and his sister Auntie Lou but they find they have entered a world of witchcraft and curses. Finally, In 'Back Home', based on the novel by Michelle Magorian, World War Two has ended and evacuees are returning home to their families. Rusty Dickinson, one of the evacuees, returns home after 5 years in America and must learn to adapt to the changes in his family.