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Put some Poldark in Your Stocking! Poldark Season 3 Blu-ray Now available @masterpiecepbs #Sponsored #PoldarkPBS

12/21/17
I received Poldark Season 3 for review.  All opinions are mine.  This post contains affiliate links.

Poldark fans rejoice!  Poldark Season 3 {full-length UK edition} is now available on Blu-ray so you can binge watch and get through #Poldarkness until Season 4.  {Sigh.  Why oh why PBS Masterpiece do you make us wait so long in the US?}

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1794: War and the revolution in France hang over Britain. In Cornwall, George Warleggan grows his empire with a view to crush the Poldarks while Ross and Demelza attempt to keep the peace and repair their relationship at Nampara. However, the arrival of Demelza's brothers disturbs the fragile truce and Ross must ask himself how long he can allow George's ascent to continue unchecked. Facing battles both at home and abroad, will Ross answer the call and risk losing everything he holds dear?


Not sure what Poldark is all about?  Let me clue you in.  If you're a fan of high quality period dramas, this is one you do NOT want to miss.

PBS Masterpiece's series Poldark is based upon the popular book series by Winston Graham.  It follows the story of Ross Poldark {Aidan Turner}, a British Army officer who returns home to Cornwall after the American Revolution.  He finds that his fiancé, Elizabeth{Heida Reed}, thought he was dead, and is engaged to his cousin Frances.  Thus begins a whole host of drama, as Ross is still in love with Elizabeth.  Ross' obsession for Elizabeth affects his life in many ways, including his marriage to Demelza {Eleanor Tomlinson}.  I will not say much more so that I don't give any spoilers if you haven't caught up on Season 1 and 2.



PBS Masterpiece
Masterpiece on PBS, Aidan Turner, POLDARK

There are many layers to Ross' story, and each layer reveals more about his character.  Sometimes you cheer for him, and other times you get angry with him.  But it's such a beautifully woven tapestry that you can't stop watching it unfold.  With the gorgeous views of Cornwall, beautiful costumes, superb {and not bad looking either} actors, and gritty true-life contrast between rich and poor during the 18th century, this is my absolute favorite series since Downton Abbey ended!


Season 3 begins in 1794, with revolution rocking France and impacting Britain.  Not only is there a physical battle going on, but there is a personal one at home for Ross.  He and Demelza are trying to repair their tenuous relationship.



Eleanor Tomlinson and Aidan Turner play Demelza and Ross Poldark (Mammoth Screen/BBC)
Masterpiece on PBS, POLDARK

Ross' nemesis, GeorgeWarleggan, is doing everything in his power to gain power and crush the Poldark family, continuously struggling with his jealousy.  


“Mr. & Mrs. Warleggan”
Masterpiece on PBS, POLDARK

We also see the tumultuous love
 story of Morwenna and Drake.  While the plot is a little more slow moving in Season 3, there are many simmering issues explored.



Drake (Harry Richardson) gives Morwenna (Ellise Chappell) a flower in an episode of 'Poldark' Season 3 on PBS
Masterpiece on PBS, POLDARK

The blu-ray includes over 30 minutes of behind-the-scenes bonus video:


  • Roscoff Rescue
  • Jeff Tessler (Production Designer)
  • Howard Burden (Costume Designer)
  • Pippa Woods (Make-up and Hair Designer)
  • The Women in Poldark
  • Favourite Locations
  • Aidan Turner (Ross Poldark)
  • Eleanor Turner (Demelza Poldark)
  • Demelza and Hugh Armitage
  • Drake and Morwenna
  • George and Elizabeth



Put some Poldark under the tree or in her stocking this holiday season.  It makes the perfect gift!


Where to Buy:

Poldark Season 3 is available on Shop PBS website and Amazon.com






And don't forget to check out our 2017 Holiday Gift Guide for more gift ideas!

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