Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



5   4   3   2   1  
2006   1990   1989   1988   1987   1985  
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Summer Season (TV Series 1985)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Stars: Tim Wylton, Marion Bailey, Charles Dale
Busted (TV Movie 1983)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Director: Jon Amiel
Stars: Alan Rickman, Michael Feast, Lorna Heilbron
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

Four monologues by playwright Peter Barnes celebrating the bicentennial of the French Revolution.

Director: Jonathan Dent
Stars: Simon Callow, Alfred Molina, Alan Rickman
Shelley (1979–1983)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Long-running British sitcom about James Shelley - an educated, sardonic, permanently unemployed 'professional freelance layabout'. Following his battles with authority, the tax-man, his landlady and his girlfriend Fran.

Stars: Hywel Bennett, Belinda Sinclair, Josephine Tewson
Screenplay (1986–1993)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Stars: John Kavanagh, Tony Doyle, Michael Liebmann
Thérèse Raquin (TV Mini-Series 1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Stars: Kate Nelligan, Mona Washbourne, Brian Cox
Girls on Top (1985–1986)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Four women who are nothing alike end up living together in a flat in England.

Stars: Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Ruby Wax
We Know Where You Live (TV Movie 2001)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Declan Lowney
Stars: Eddie Izzard, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Richard Blackwood
Mesmer (1994)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A biography of the eighteenth century Viennese physician, Franz Anton Mesmer, who used unorthodox healing practices based on his theory of "animal magnetism."

Director: Roger Spottiswoode
Stars: Donal Donnelly, David Burke, Peter Dvorsky
The Barchester Chronicles (TV Mini-Series 1982)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

When a crusade against the Church of England's practice of self-enrichment misfires, scandal taints the cozy community of Barchester when their local church becomes the object of a scathing, investigative report.

Stars: Donald Pleasence, Janet Maw, Nigel Hawthorne
Texas: In Demand (Video 2000)
Short | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Director: Vaughan Arnell
Stars: Alan Rickman, Sharleen Spiteri
Animation | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Director: Helen Piercy
Stars: Alan Rickman
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Kay / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
Robert Lang ...
 Lord Augustus Lorton / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1987)
...
 David Roberts / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
John Hudson ...
 Colin Hewlett / ... (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
Dinsdale Landen ...
 Dr. Prentice / ... (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
...
 Mrs. Alving / ... (2 episodes, 1987)
...
 Catherine Winslow / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
...
 General Burgoyne / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1989)
...
 Lord Windermere / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1990)
...
 Captain Absolute / ... (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Colin Blakely ...
 Captain Adolf / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1987)
David Troughton ...
 Bouton / ... (2 episodes, 1985-1989)
Rowena Cooper ...
 Miss Barnes / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
Tyler Butterworth ...
 1st Messenger / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
...
 Chorus of women from Chalcis / ... (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Kate Buffery ...
 Elise / ... (2 episodes, 1988)
Natalie Ogle ...
 Kaja Fosli / ... (2 episodes, 1988)
...
 2nd Messenger / ... (2 episodes, 1990)
Ruth Mitchell ...
 Chorus of women from Chalcis / ... (2 episodes, 1990)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 September 1985 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Honest Trailers: Die Hard (2015) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This was better than I expected Flavious_Maximus
Discuss Theatre Night (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?