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The Fragile Heart 

Edgar, a cardiac surgeon, is confronted with an ethical dilemma over the abuse of human rights in China where he is heading a medical delegation while clashing with his wife Lileth, who ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Nigel Hawthorne ...  Edgar Pascoe 3 episodes, 1996
Dearbhla Molloy ...  Dr. Lileth Pascoe 3 episodes, 1996
Helen McCrory ...  Nicola Pascoe 3 episodes, 1996
Dominic Mafham ...  Daniel Pascoe 3 episodes, 1996
Robert Langdon Lloyd Robert Langdon Lloyd ...  Maurice Denton 3 episodes, 1996
Marian McLoughlin ...  Margaret Sedgley 3 episodes, 1996
Ian Aspinall Ian Aspinall ...  Dilip Satsu 3 episodes, 1996
Peter Penry-Jones Peter Penry-Jones ...  Surgeon 3 episodes, 1996
Philip De Souza Philip De Souza ...  Man in Shadow 3 episodes, 1996
Nick Lucas Nick Lucas ...  Anaesthetist 3 episodes, 1996
Gareth Armstrong ...  Profusionist 3 episodes, 1996
Sylvia Chang ...  Dr. Zhao Quing 2 episodes, 1996
Hon-Lam Pau ...  Wan Pu 2 episodes, 1996
Sai-Kit Yung ...  Dr. Chen 2 episodes, 1996
Hi Ching ...  Han 2 episodes, 1996
Tony Xu Tony Xu ...  Dr. Bao 2 episodes, 1996
Simon Slater ...  Calder 2 episodes, 1996
Max Gold Max Gold ...  Worboys 2 episodes, 1996
Diana Payan Diana Payan ...  Mrs. Lawson 2 episodes, 1996
Leader Hawkins Leader Hawkins ...  Dr. Manville 2 episodes, 1996
Gabrielle Lloyd ...  Nancy Manville 2 episodes, 1996
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Edgar, a cardiac surgeon, is confronted with an ethical dilemma over the abuse of human rights in China where he is heading a medical delegation while clashing with his wife Lileth, who finds herself increasingly drawn to the holistic methods of healing practiced there. Written by Mateja Djedovic

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A must -see!
2 May 2020 | by harriet-92693See all my reviews

The acting, the writing, the themes. Powerful beyond description. The best series I have seen .


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UK

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English

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6 November 1996 (UK) See more »

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| (3 parts)

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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