A woman's life is turned upside down when it is revealed that her husband, a member of the British Parliament, has been having an affair with a former prostitute.
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Cast

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 Flora Matlock (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Duncan Matlock (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Sir Donald Frazier (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Mark Hollister (3 episodes, 1995)
David Auker ...
 Labour Party member (3 episodes, 1995)
Trevor Baxter ...
 Gordon Naylor (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Colin Fletcher (3 episodes, 1995)
Richard Brierley ...
 Richard Pearson (3 episodes, 1995)
Penny Bunton ...
 Lydia Gibb (3 episodes, 1995)
Gary Cady ...
 Alistair Drummond (3 episodes, 1995)
Jack Chissick ...
 Labour Party member (3 episodes, 1995)
Max Digby ...
 Young Tory (3 episodes, 1995)
Chris Donat ...
 TV newsman (3 episodes, 1995)
Katie Donnison ...
 Joanna Matlock (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Jennifer Caird (3 episodes, 1995)
Patrick Drury ...
 Ian Ruby Smith (3 episodes, 1995)
Sue Edelson ...
 TV political commentator (3 episodes, 1995)
Jackie Everett ...
 Female demonstrator (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Rosalind Clegg (3 episodes, 1995)
Mark Fowley ...
 John (3 episodes, 1995)
Michael Harbour ...
 Roger Gravely (3 episodes, 1995)
Edward Highmore ...
 Club Waiter (3 episodes, 1995)
Andrew Hilton ...
 Hugo Patterson (3 episodes, 1995)
Joe Hutton ...
 Male Demonstrator (3 episodes, 1995)
Lisa Jacobs ...
 Margot (3 episodes, 1995)
Iain Marshall ...
 Reporter (3 episodes, 1995)
Charmian May ...
 Mrs. Lucas (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Trade Union Representative (3 episodes, 1995)
Fidelis Morgan ...
 Rachel Gold (3 episodes, 1995)
Aline Mowat ...
 Woman Reporter (3 episodes, 1995)
Richard Philips ...
 TV Interviewer (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Paul Matlock (3 episodes, 1995)
Mark Powley ...
 John (3 episodes, 1995)
David Prescott ...
 Mindermere Reporter (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Youth Programme Host (3 episodes, 1995)
Crispin Redman ...
 Duncan's Assistant 2 (3 episodes, 1995)
Shirley Anne Selby ...
 2nd Female Demonstrator (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Martyn Price (3 episodes, 1995)
David Solomon ...
 Jennifer's Solicitor (3 episodes, 1995)
Peter Sproule ...
 School's Reporter (3 episodes, 1995)
Frederick Treves ...
 Clive Woodley (3 episodes, 1995)
Claire Vousden ...
 Duncan's Secretary (3 episodes, 1995)
Jonathan Whaley ...
 Reporter 1 (3 episodes, 1995)
James Woolley ...
 Conservative Committee Member (3 episodes, 1995)
Sarah Wynter ...
 Liberal Democratic Committee (3 episodes, 1995)
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 Breakfast TV Presenter (3 episodes, 1995)
Veronica Clifford ...
 Veronica Weston (2 episodes, 1995)
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 Peggy Price (2 episodes, 1995)
Jacqueline Tong ...
 Suzie (2 episodes, 1995)
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A woman's life is turned upside down when it is revealed that her husband, a member of the British Parliament, has been having an affair with a former prostitute.

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He's had a mistress. She's had enough

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The three parts had the titles "Stand By Him", "Echo Chamber" and "Body Politic". See more »

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superb revenge flick
29 December 2002 | by (Frederick, Maryland USA) – See all my reviews

In some respects, this is a "chick flick" -- betrayed wife gets even, but without pandering or being excessive. Yet this is a true intellectual pleasure, for her revenge is calculated, deep, and very adult; the politician's wife manipulates the political caste with the most delicate and appropriate word in the proper ear. A perfect movie for those who have little tolerance for the stupid or shallow, a most enjoyable view. I will be first in line when it comes out on DVD.


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