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  • Rumpole: The Sleeping Partners & Other Stories

  • Three BBC Radio 4 Dramatisations
  • By: John Mortimer
  • Narrated by: Benedict Cumberbatch, Jasmine Hyde, Timothy West, and others
  • Length: 2 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 49
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 42
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 41

Benedict Cumberbatch plays the young, feisty, devastatingly acute Horace Rumpole in this collection of cracking cases, also starring Timothy West as the older Rumpole.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • An Unnecessary Sexing Up of the Originals

  • By Terry McAuliffe on 05-07-18

Simply awful

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
Performance
1 out of 5 stars
Story
1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 13-07-18

As above. Dreadful story lines seemingly unrelated to the actual books.
Awful, awful, awful, awful!

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