All's Well That Ends Well

2 hr 22 min | Classics, Romance, Shakespeare

Poor doctor's daughter wins the hand of Bertram, the son of the Countess of Rousillon. Newlywed Helena is abandoned by a petulant Bertram who insists that she may not call him husband until she gets from him a ring, which he always wears, and can bear him a child.

BBC presents the classic play by William Shakespeare starring Ian Charleson and Angela Down. Poor doctor's daughter wins the hand of Bertram, the son of the Countess of Rousillon. Newlywed Helena is abandoned by a petulant Bertram who insists that she may not call him husband until she gets from him a ring, which he always wears, and can bear him a child. Helena ever determined sets her plan into action to complete these impossible tasks and follows Bertram to Italy.