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Spring and Port Wine (1970)

 |  Drama  |  8 May 1970 (Ireland)
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A stern father and lenient mother try to deal with the ups and downs of their four children's lives in working class Bolton.

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Arthur Gasket
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Mrs. Gasket
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Lorry Driver
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Allan (T.V. Man)
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A stern father and lenient mother try to deal with the ups and downs of their four children's lives in working class Bolton.

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If you get the better of me lass, you'll be the first in this house that has !

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Anoixis kai glyko krasi  »

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Spring and Port Wine
Written and Performed by'Alan Price (I)'
Orchestrated by Derek Wadsworth
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Comment on this superb production a classic
12 January 2004 | by (Hertfordshire, England.) – See all my reviews

Superb movie. Very good photography of 1969/70 Bolton, which seems now to be a different world. Thoughtful and an excellent dramatisation and production. James Mason a real first class star. It is and I would agree with the above comment that this movie is a national treasure.


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