The Name Of The Rose
Two part dramatisation of the Umberto Eco novel
Umberto Eco's enigmatic murder mystery charts seven fateful days in the life of a medieval abbey in Italy. Dramatized by Chris Dolan, produced and directed by Bruce Young.
Episode 1: As monks from all over Europe gather to resolve the power struggle between the Pope and the Holy Roman Emperor, a young monk is found dead. The Abbot fears either murder or witchcraft, and asks William of Baskerville to investigate.
Episode 2: Three monks have died - and William of Baskerville has so far failed to find the killer. The feared Papal Inquisitor Bernard Gui takes over the investigation and declares the abbey has been infected by witchcraft.
Adelmo....John Paul Hurley
Bernard Gui....Christian Rodska
Old Adso....Andrew Sachs
William of Baskerville....David Hayman
Young Adso....Nick Underwood
Other parts played by members of the cast
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