For the Love of Ada (1970–1971)

TV Series  |   |  Comedy
7.5
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.5/10 from 20 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: August

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in August.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 1320 titles
created 8 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: For the Love of Ada (1970–1971)

For the Love of Ada (1970–1971) on IMDb 7.5/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of For the Love of Ada.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
1971   1970  
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Wilfred Pickles ...
 Walter Bingley (27 episodes, 1970-1971)
Irene Handl ...
 Ada Bingley / ... (27 episodes, 1970-1971)
Jack Smethurst ...
 Leslie Pollitt (27 episodes, 1970-1971)
Barbara Mitchell ...
 Ruth Pollitt (27 episodes, 1970-1971)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

character name in title | See All (1) »

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

20 April 1970 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(20 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Spin-off For the Love of Ada (1972) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
a gentle sitcom
25 July 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

For the Love of Ada appears on the surface to be quite a gentle sitcom, but when you examine the scripts and the subject matter contained what you get is quite a provocative comedy, it refers to death, affairs, social attitudes and ageism.

It succeeds because of the quality of the writing and a great cast. Irene Handle and Wilfred Pickles sparkle as the geriatric couple with a sparkle in their eyes, living a second teenage phase. These are complemented by the wonderful and sadly missed Barabara Mitchel, and the very underrated and much maligned Jack Smethurst.

A definite gem in ITV,s crown.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss For the Love of Ada (1970) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page