One of the greatest English novelists of the 20th century, EM Forster was also an accomplished short story writer. This collection includes stunning adaptations of his classic novels A Passage to India, Where Angels Fear to Tread, A Room with a View and Howards End. Among the star casts are Penelope Wilton, Ellie Kendrick, Sian Thomas, Emilia Fox, Sheila Hancock and John Hurt.

A Passage To India

Tanika Gupta’s imaginative and bold adaptation of E.M. Forster’s masterful novel.

When Mrs Moore and Adela arrive in the Indian town of Chandrapore, they are excited about seeing the ‘real India’. Dr Aziz, a charming young Doctor, puts out the hand of friendship but a mysterious incident occurs while they are exploring the Marabar Caves. This sets off a train of events that have serious repercussions for everyone including the friendship between Dr Aziz and Mr Fielding, the School Master at Government College.

Muddle and mystery disturb the British Raj sense of order. Is it possible for an Englishman and an Indian to be friends while the British still rule India?

Howard’s End

When Helen Schlegel goes to stay at Howard’s End – the country home of the Wilcox family, her own life, along with that of her sister Margaret, is changed forever

A Room With A View

Adaptation of EM Forster’s novel about a young woman in the repressed culture of Edwardian-era England.

Where Angels Fear To Tread

English prejudices clash with Italian passions when a young widow is sent abroad to avoid a man’s clutches.