Hard Times (1977– )
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Encouraged by her father, Louisa Gradgrind reluctantly accepts Bounderby's marriage proposal. Enter Capt. James Harthouse, a glib Parliamentarian offering Louisa relief from her loveless ... See full summary »

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Episode credited cast:
... Thomas Gradgrind
... Mrs. Sparsit
Michelle Dibnah ... Sissy Jupe
Alan Dobie ... Stephen Blackpool
... Slackbridge
Barbara Ewing ... Rachael
Sean Flanagan ... Bitzer
... Capt. James Harthouse
Ursula Howells ... Mrs. Gradgrind
... Waiter
Bert Oxley ... Chairman
... Louisa Gradgrind
Don Troedson ... Mill Owner
... Josiah Bounderby
Richard Wren ... Tom Gradgrind
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Encouraged by her father, Louisa Gradgrind reluctantly accepts Bounderby's marriage proposal. Enter Capt. James Harthouse, a glib Parliamentarian offering Louisa relief from her loveless household. Meanwhile, Bounderby unfairly fires the honest Stephen Blackpool, who resolves to build a new life elsewhere. Before Stephen leaves, Louisa pays him a visit, and her brother Tom throws him a lifeline. Written by Anonymous

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1 November 1977 (UK)  »

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