The social and class divisions in early 20th century England through the intersection of three families - the wealthy Wilcoxes, the gentle and idealistic Schlegels and the lower-middle class Basts.
Mini-series Howards End season 1 from Starz and BBC is based on the same novel by Edward Morgan Forster. Howards End tv series tells about the social and class changes taking place in England at the beginning of the XX century. The plot revolves around the intellectuals and idealists of the Schlegel family, the wealthy capitalists of the Wilcox family and representatives of the working class of the Bast family. A thriving bourgeois Wilcox family meets the clever and idealistic sisters Schlegel – Margaret and Helen. Margaret makes friends with Mrs. Wilcox. As a result, when the elderly capitalist is dying, the family suddenly discovers that the dying person wants to leave the family estate Howards End as a legacy to a new acquaintance.Read more »