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 Sadie (8 episodes, 1980)
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 Uncle Matt (8 episodes, 1980)
Michael Williams ...
 Davey Warbeck (8 episodes, 1980)
Lucy Gutteridge ...
 Linda (7 episodes, 1980)
John Moffatt ...
 Lord Merlin (7 episodes, 1980)
Isabelle Amyes ...
 Fanny (7 episodes, 1980)
Vivian Pickles ...
 Lady Montdore (6 episodes, 1980)
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 Emily Warbeck (6 episodes, 1980)
Job Stewart ...
 Boy Dougdale (6 episodes, 1980)
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 Polly (5 episodes, 1980)
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 Victoria (5 episodes, 1980)
Christopher Scoular ...
 Alfred (5 episodes, 1980)
Richard Hurndall ...
 Lord Montdore (4 episodes, 1980)
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 Cedric Hampton (4 episodes, 1980)
Yolande Palfrey ...
 Jassy (4 episodes, 1980)
Selena Carey-Jones ...
 Louisa (4 episodes, 1980)
Max Harris ...
 Little Matt (4 episodes, 1980)
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 Fabrice, Duc de Sauveterre (3 episodes, 1980)
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 Tony Kroesig (3 episodes, 1980)
Peter Howell ...
 Duke of Paddington (3 episodes, 1980)
Joshua Le Touzel ...
 Bob (3 episodes, 1980)
Leon Eagles ...
 Sir Leicester Kroesig (2 episodes, 1980)
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 Veronica Chaddesley-Corbett (2 episodes, 1980)
Ralph Lawson ...
 Christian Talbot (2 episodes, 1980)
Ann Queensberry ...
 Lady Patricia (2 episodes, 1980)
Richard Beale ...
 Josh (2 episodes, 1980)
Michael Lees ...
 Lord Fort-William (2 episodes, 1980)
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My all-time favorite
8 December 2004 | by (Cheyenne, WY) – See all my reviews

Love In a Cold Climate (the first version, not the 2001 remake) is the best Masterpiece Theater series ever. The actors were perfectly cast and the dialogue was extremely well-written. I'm sure Nancy Mitford was proud!

I have looked for this on video for years with no success. I'd give up every video in my collection to be able to see this one again. I went out and bought the book after seeing the series and have gone through several copies of it as my teenaged daughters read it, lost it, went to college with it.

These characters have gone around in my mind over and over for years and have never lost their charm. I would recommend this movie highly to anyone.

2010 - I read from another reviewer that the DVD series was available from a company in Canada. I ordered it and have since watched the series several times. It is every bit as good as I remembered from when I first saw it on PBS!


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