Butterflies (1978–1983)
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Ben and Ria return from Paris to find the boys have had a party and somebody has left a tin of pot lying around. Ben blames Ria for being too liberal with their sons. She goes to the park. ... See full summary »

Director:

Sydney Lotterby

Writer:

Carla Lane (by)

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Wendy Craig ... Ria Parkinson
Geoffrey Palmer ... Ben Parkinson
Bruce Montague ... Leonard Dunn
Nicholas Lyndhurst ... Adam Parkinson
Andrew Hall ... Russell Parkinson
Joyce Windsor Joyce Windsor ... Ruby
Michael Ripper ... Thomas
Milton Johns ... Mr. Conrad
Sarah James Sarah James ... Jeannie
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Storyline

Ben and Ria return from Paris to find the boys have had a party and somebody has left a tin of pot lying around. Ben blames Ria for being too liberal with their sons. She goes to the park. There is no Leonard,who is tearing up her photo as he sees their relationship will go nowhere,but she meets a pregnant Jeannie who envies her her secure marriage. Back home Ben makes the boys promise never to smoke pot again but to Ria it's just what she needs to help her relax. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

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Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 September 1983 (UK) See more »

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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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Connections

Featured in Timeshift: The Cannabis Years (2002) See more »

Soundtracks

Love is Like a Butterfly
(title song)
Lyrics by Dolly Parton
Sung by Clare Torry
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