The Jewel in the Crown

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The Jewel in the Crown

rape based on novel or book world war ii miniseries india period drama 1940s british raj

The Jewel in the Crown

First Air Date: January 09, 1984

First Aired on    :   1984
Status    :   Ended
Created By    :   Paul Scott,Irene Shubik
Networks    :   ITV1
Genres    :   Drama
Seasons/Episodes    :   14 episodes in 1 Seasons

A sweeping drama about the ruling and ruled classes of World War II India, the story begins with an unjust arrest for rape. The consequences of this arrest echo throughout the series with questions of identity and personal responsibility being explored against a background of war and personal intrigue.

The Jewel in the Crown on IMDb 6.8


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Season 1 (1984)

14 episodes

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