Reviews

On Disc

at Amazon

Episodes

Seasons


Years



8   7   6   5   4   3   2   1  
1982   1981   1980   1979   1977   1976   … See all »
13 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Play for Today (1970–1984)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A British television anthology drama series transmitted on BBC1 between 1970 and 1984.

Stars: Alison Steadman, Nigel Hawthorne, Tony Caunter
BBC Play of the Month (1965–1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Stars: Charles Gray, Lally Bowers, John Gielgud
Four Days in July (TV Movie 1984)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A catholic and a protestant couple in Northern Ireland have amazing parallels in their lives, despite being either side of the divide.

Director: Mike Leigh
Stars: Brid Brennan, Des McAleer, Paula Hamilton
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Journey with Pilgrim as John Bunyan's famous allegory leaps from its pages to a movie.

Director: Ken Anderson
Stars: Peter Thomas, Maurice O'Callaghan, Liam Neeson
The Short & Curlies (TV Short 1988)
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A short comedy by Mike Leigh about the romance between a young woman and a man who communicates only through jokes and humor. The story is told as a series of very short vignettes between ... See full summary »

Director: Mike Leigh
Stars: Alison Steadman, Sylvestra Le Touzel, David Thewlis
Christiana (1979)
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Sequel to Pilgrim's Progress. Christiana decides to follow in her husband's footsteps and make a pilgrimage to the Celestial City with her children and a friend.

Director: Ken Anderson
Stars: Jenny Cunningham, Tina Heath, Liam Neeson
Artemis 81 (TV Movie 1981)
Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

The epic battle for the future of mankind is fought between an angel of light and an angel of death.

Director: Alastair Reid
Stars: Hywel Bennett, Dinah Stabb, Dan O'Herlihy
A Sense of History (TV Short 1992)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

The 23rd Earl of Leete shares brief moments of his life, the truth behind his family estate and his particular glorious moment when he murdered his wife and his brother.

Director: Mike Leigh
Stars: Jim Broadbent, Stephen Bill, Belinda Bradley
The Wednesday Play (1964–1970)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Series of one-off plays made by BBC television which gave breaks to a wide range of writers and directors in the late 60s, such as Dennis Potter, Ken Loach, David Mercer and John Hopkins. ... See full summary »

Stars: Edwin Brown, Neville Smith, Tony Selby
My Brother Jonathan (TV Series 1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Benedict Taylor, Helen Ryan
Shoestring (1979–1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Lighthearted detective series set in the West Country, about Eddie Shoestring, a radio-phone-in detective

Stars: Trevor Eve, Michael Medwin, Doran Godwin
Second City Firsts (TV Series 1973)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  
Stars: Ken Kitson, Jean Heywood, Ivor Roberts
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Ralph Morse ...
 Edwin Tonsell / ... (5 episodes, 1981)
...
 Dr. Einstein / ... (4 episodes, 1973-1976)
Gawn Grainger ...
 Henry / ... (4 episodes, 1981)
...
 Bernard / ... (4 episodes, 1979-1981)
Eric Allan ...
 Acton / ... (4 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Aaron Green / ... (4 episodes, 1975-1981)
Donald Gee ...
 Ben / ... (4 episodes, 1976-1982)
Trevor Laird ...
 Albert / ... (4 episodes, 1976-1982)
...
 Dr. Mallam / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1981)
...
 Kate / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
Anthony Bate ...
 Alec Marriott / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1981)
Lisa Coleman ...
 Jennifer (3 episodes, 1981)
...
 Charlie / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
Hannah Asprey ...
 Alice (3 episodes, 1981)
...
 Elizabeth (3 episodes, 1981)
Sylvia Coleridge ...
 Miss Samson (3 episodes, 1981)
Elizabeth Estensen ...
 Sylvie Clapper (3 episodes, 1981)
Tony Caunter ...
 Harry Leech / ... (3 episodes, 1974-1980)
Doreen Mantle ...
 Mrs. Orpen / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Margaret D'Arcy ...
 Sister O'Keefe (3 episodes, 1981)
...
 Foreshaw, J.R. / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
Simon Coady ...
 Kenneth Drucker (3 episodes, 1981)
Richard Pasco ...
 Eddie Marsh / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1980)
Sheila Ruskin ...
 Ann / ... (3 episodes, 1974-1981)
...
 Bellamy / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
...
 Middle-Class Woman / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Norman Rodway ...
 Michael Stayman / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
Jeffry Wickham ...
 Dr. Brock / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1980)
Linda Robson ...
 Elaine / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
Lex van Delden ...
 Bruckner / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Mr. Ring / ... (3 episodes, 1981-1982)
April Walker ...
 Mrs. Carstairs (3 episodes, 1981)
Frank Mills ...
 Beryl's dad / ... (3 episodes, 1975-1982)
Alun Lewis ...
 Andrew / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Edward Peel ...
 PO 'Dusty' Miller / ... (3 episodes, 1980-1981)
Paul Henley ...
 American soldier / ... (3 episodes, 1979-1981)
Trevor T. Smith ...
 Chauffeur / ... (3 episodes, 1976-1982)
...
 Aaron / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
...
 Isabella Ridout / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
...
 John Fothergill / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1981)
...
 Clive / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Sara Kestelman ...
 Esther / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1975)
...
 Jim / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1980)
...
 Anne Reeve / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
...
 Janet Achurch / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1982)
Bruce Lidington ...
 Felix (2 episodes, 1982)
...
 Hugo Latymer / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Janine Duvitski ...
 Diane Weaver / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1980)
...
 Peter / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Sylvia Kay ...
 Holland Park / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
...
 Hesther / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
...
 Dr. Friendman / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Caroline Hutchison ...
 Hélène / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
...
 Ralph Butcher / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Kenneth MacDonald ...
 Albie Warren / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Gladys Kershaw / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
...
 Michael / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
...
 Billy / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Sandy Ratcliff ...
 Alice / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
...
 Doctor / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
...
 Colum / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Hugh Latimer ...
 Mr. Jones / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
...
 Police inspector / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
Gabor Vernon ...
 Rabbi / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1979)
Jeremy Sinden ...
 Evelyn Waugh / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
Jennie Stoller ...
 Jena Rosen / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Ray Callaghan ...
 Cave / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Maggie Wilkinson ...
 Blanche / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1981)
Christopher O'Connell ...
 Young Henry (2 episodes, 1981)
Gary Watson ...
 Charles Charrington / ... (2 episodes, 1977-1981)
Lucie Thomas ...
 Young Elizabeth (2 episodes, 1981)
Clem Davies ...
 Declan (2 episodes, 1981)
Margaret Ford ...
 Daphne / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Peggy Ann Wood ...
 Grannie / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Roger Burnett ...
 Bobby de la Touche / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Henry Stamper ...
 Mr. Bastable (2 episodes, 1981)
Harry Towb ...
 Mr. Maloney (2 episodes, 1981)
Stephen Riddle ...
 PC Dunton / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1979)
...
 Aidallbery (2 episodes, 1981)
Julia McCarthy ...
 Mrs. Drucker (2 episodes, 1981)
Hana Maria Pravda ...
 Mrs. Orvitski (2 episodes, 1981)
Yolande Palfrey ...
 Joanna (2 episodes, 1981)
...
 Cecil Garfield / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Joe Ritchie ...
 Mr. Drucker (2 episodes, 1981)
...
 Dorothy (2 episodes, 1981)
Aaron Burchell ...
 Timus (2 episodes, 1981)
Simon Cowell-Parker ...
 Graham / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Will Knightley ...
 Harry / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
David Sibley ...
 Peter / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Daphne / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Brewster Mason ...
 Maclean / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1982)
Lynne Miller ...
 Frances Darwin / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Nell Brennan ...
 Amalia / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Dinah Stabb ...
 Celia / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Gillian Blake ...
 Louise / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Lee Montague ...
 Arthur / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
...
 Geraldine / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1982)
Diana Bishop ...
 Emily Troop / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
...
 Digby / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Zena Walker ...
 Sally / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Rosalie Crutchley ...
 Beth / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
...
 Juntress / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
...
 'Burdie' Partridge / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Gillian Raine ...
 Katherine / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Dee Anderson ...
 Carla / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1981)
...
 Fenton / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1980)
...
 Dr. Delane / ... (2 episodes, 1976)
Tom Kelly ...
 Hugh Russell-Smith / ... (2 episodes, 1979)
Christopher Strauli ...
 Arthur Symons / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
George Pravda ...
 Inigo Sinclair / ... (2 episodes, 1973-1981)
Rosalind Knight ...
 Matron / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1981)
Eric Richard ...
 Porter / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1980)
Ingo Mogendorf ...
 Kellner / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
James Warrior ...
 Mr. Wester / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Max Hafler ...
 Daryl / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Derek Martin ...
 Corp / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1982)
Colin Higgins ...
 Kevin / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
...
 John Gray / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1982)
...
 Clare / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
...
 Deirdre / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Professor / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Fran / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
...
 Barman / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
...
 Major Bill Whittall / ... (2 episodes, 1974-1980)
Anna Cropper ...
 Babs / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Peter-Hugo Daly ...
 Benny / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
David de Keyser ...
 Curtis-Bennett / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Peter Newby ...
 Brian / ... (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Kathryn Pogson ...
 Grace / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Valerie Lilley ...
 Mother / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
John Franklyn-Robbins ...
 1st Clubman / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Olivier Pierre ...
 Angry Frenchman / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Keith Smith ...
 Denis / ... (2 episodes, 1976)
Jerry Harte ...
 Arthur Weaver / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1982)
Alec Linstead ...
 Father / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Ken Tracey ...
 Landlord / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Hilary Mason ...
 Kidderminster / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Ann Queensberry ...
 Iris Voluntary worker / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Harry Webster ...
 Man in pub / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
John Kearney ...
 Embassy policeman / ... (2 episodes, 1976)
David Troughton ...
 Andrews / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Christopher Coll ...
 Crayshaw / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
...
 Father / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Jim Wiggins ...
 Pub customer / ... (2 episodes, 1981)
Monica Kendall ...
 Brynhild / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
James Duggan ...
 Bernard / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1981)
Anthony Dawes ...
 Bank manager / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
Daniel Chasin ...
 Charlie Grayle / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Nula Conwell ...
 Stephanie / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
...
 Jimmy / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
Margery Mason ...
 Mother / ... (2 episodes, 1976-1982)
Frederick Jaeger ...
 Douglas Smedley / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1981)
Christopher Guard ...
 Denis Browne / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Gerard Ryder ...
 Cousin Theodore / ... (2 episodes, 1979-1980)
Philip Bowen ...
 Anutchkin / ... (2 episodes, 1980-1981)
Ursula Howells ...
 Mrs. Fielding / ... (2 episodes, 1980)
Doug Fisher ...
 Jame / ... (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
...
 Gerald / ... (2 episodes, 1982)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

number in title | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

13 March 1974 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
going gently dvd/vhs rubydancingmoon
Aubrey (1982 - Season 8, Episode 9) venussansfurs
Discuss BBC2 Playhouse (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?