Trivia: Brideshead Revisited

  • Adaptational Context Change: In the novel, Julia's marriage to Rex Mottram is in many ways an act of rebellion, as it happens over her family's objections. In the movie, the family want her to marry Rex, and agreeing to do so makes Julia seem much more weak and dominated.
  • Hey, It's That Guy!: In the mini-series, Sebastian's elder brother is Arthur Dent.
    • And Charles's father is John Gielgud.
    • In the 2008 film, Ozymandias is Charles Ryder.
      • And in the 1981 television adaptation, he's Scar.
    • Sebastian is Apollo in the radio version.