Home to Roost (1985–1990)

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 Henry Willows (29 episodes, 1985-1990)
Reece Dinsdale ...
 Matthew Willows (29 episodes, 1985-1990)
Elizabeth Bennett ...
 Mrs. Thompson (14 episodes, 1985-1986)
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Reece Dinsdale was 25 when the series began, but his character was a 17-year old still at school. See more »

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Version of Ha die Pa! (1990) See more »

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This is actually really funny!
10 February 2009 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

For years I have associated John Thaw with serious roles, and never knew he did comedy, until now.

This is actually really funny, and I genuinely mean that. The plots mayn't be original, but come on it's meant to be silly. It is better than most of the present American sitcoms, with funny scripts and strong performances.

John Thaw having a bit of grumpy practise for Morse, is fantastic as Henry Willows, and Reece Dinsdale puts his own earnestness and charm into a rather naughty role in the shape of Matthew Willows. In the earlier series, Elizabeth Bennett was hilarious as Enid. She was replaced by Joan Blackham, who was good, but not as funny.

Look out for this comedy. you'll really like it! 10/10 Bethany Cox


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