This was the first series which sets the scene for
the later Pogles Wood - 6 x 10 minute episodes - which tell the story of how
the Magic Plant came to live with Mr. & Mrs. Pogle.... and also reveals
the truth about Pippins identity as the foundling son of the King of the
However... the story centres around a very dark and evil
old shape-changing Witch.. and is so scary that after broadcasting the series
once - the BBC declared it 'too frightening'.. and so since early 1965 is has
lain undisturbed and unseen by all..... until now.
With the wonderfully atmospheric music of Vernon Elliott..
..Be warned.. it IS frightening !
Please note that the story of the Pogles
and the Witch continues on the CDRom
57 minutes Multi Region DVD (PAL)
Buy the The Trouble with Magic CD Rom
and The Four DVDs together for
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