Young James Herriot

Young James Herriot

Director: Michael Keillor Cast: Iain De Caestecker, Amy Manson, Ben Lloyd-Hughes

DVD (Color / Wide Screen)


Technically a prequel to All Things Great and Small and All Things Bright and Beautiful, this British miniseries dramatizes the early experiences of the author of those books, James Herriot. It focuses on Herriott (here played by Iain De Caestecker) during a period when he's a veterinary student in Glasgow, Scotland - pursuing a career that he's longed for since his early childhood years. Meanwhile, fascism spreads throughout Europe and England itself goes through tumultuous internal changes. The supporting cast also includes Gary Lewis and Amy Manson.

Product Details

Release Date: 08/28/2012
UPC: 0054961881093
Original Release: 2011
Source: Acorn Media
Presentation: [Wide Screen, Color]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 2:56:00

Special Features

The making of Young James Herriot (21 min.)

Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Young James Herriot: Episodes 1-3
1. First Day [8:38]
2. A Bully [8:08]
3. No Room [12:16]
4. Auntie Interview [9:46]
5. An Ultimatum [8:25]
6. A Hard Lesson [11:23]
1. Problems At The Farm [9:59]
2. Sick Lass [10:30]
3. Arsenic [8:22]
4. Special Lillian [10:25]
5. Life Of Misery [9:09]
6. Close To Charles [10:40]
1. Day And Night [9:16]
2. Keeping Up [8:50]
3. Whirly's Misconduct [10:04]
4. Facist [10:39]
5. Purity Of Blood [9:38]
6. A Good Vet [9:08]

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