The Korean War and a long lost letter separate the lives of young lovers Jean and Lionel, whose paths cross again by happenstance.
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 Jean Hardcastle / ... (67 episodes, 1992-2005)
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 Lionel Hardcastle (67 episodes, 1992-2005)
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 Judith / ... (63 episodes, 1992-2005)
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 Alistair Deacon (60 episodes, 1992-2005)
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 Sandy (59 episodes, 1992-2005)
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Lionel and Jean were lovers many years ago at the time of the Korean War. They are separated by a misunderstanding but meet again by chance when Lionel needs a secretary from Jean's firm. He takes her daughter, Judy, out on a date and discovers she is Jean's daughter. The two reunite and fall back in love. Written by Christopher Rothbauer <kg9it@qsl.net>

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Ahogy múlik az idő  »

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Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer reunited in the 1997 James Bond film, Tomorrow Never Dies (1997), starring Pierce Brosnan. See more »

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In Season 2 Episode 4, Lionel tells Jean that Alistair is looking after him like a baby because he is "a favor" - Alistair's father borrowed £500 from Lionel's father in 1947 to start a publishing firm. In Season 5 Episode 3, Alistair approaches Lionel with a book for Lionel to adapt in to play or film. Alistair tells Lionel he "snapped up the rights" per his publishing company. Later in the episode, Lionel finds out that Alistair's father bought the rights in 1932. The publishing firm wasn't created until 1947. See more »

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Rocky Hardcastle: Rock on!
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Referenced in The Einstein Factor: Episode #2.24 (2005) See more »

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What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?
Music by Michel Legrand
Lyrics by Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman
Performed by Nick Curtis and band
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Watching the "reruns" :o)
11 November 1999 | by See all my reviews

Over the years, I have watched the odd episode of "As Time Goes By" ... but just recently I started watching this series on a regular basis, and can now understand why my husband would cut conversations short because he had to watch his favourite actress,Judi Dench, in "As Time Goes By." Now, I'm doing the same thing. Here in Canada, I have the chance to watch it every day. The antics of these two characters are wonderful to watch. I almost feel I'm a visitor in their home in England. I think my husband could have played the part of Lionel very well. In fact I've started calling him Lionel. These actors have good chemistry on the screen and it's hard to believe that they're just acting their parts. A great show!


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