As the longest-running primetime drama on American television, MASTERPIECE celebrates its 40th-anniversary season in 2011, bringing viewers the best in literature-based drama, mysteries, and groundbreaking contemporary works.
Two years into World War I, Downton Abbey is in turmoil, as Matthew and other young men go to war.
Downton becomes a convalescent home with Thomas in charge. Lavinia and Richard's secret comes out.
Isobel and Cora lock horns over control of Downton's medical role. Mrs. Bird starts a soup kitchen.
In the climactic battle of the war, Matthew and William go over the top to an uncertain fate.
As the war nears its end, Downton's aristocrats and servants put their lives back together.
The Spanish flu strikes Downton. Mary, Sybil and Robert each confront a moment of truth.
In the finale, the family gathers at Downton Abbey for Christmas.
The fate of Downton Abbey hinges on a letter from a dead man. Mrs. Hughes confronts a crisis.
Social revolutions arrive at Downton Abbey: the Irish civil war and the fight for women's suffrage.
The Crawley family faces its severest test yet. New faces join the tight-knit circle of servants.
Robert and Cora are not speaking. The servants are shunning Matthew's mother. Bates takes a gamble.
The Crawleys head to a Scottish hunting lodge. New romances flare up and a crisis unfolds.
The fates of several characters converge at a glittering house party. Gregson impresses Robert.
Lady Rose meets the Prince of Wales and faces a dilemma. Trouble plagues Cora's mother and brother.
The Crawleys go to a shooting party in Northumberland and return to Downton for Christmas.
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