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Butterflies: Series 1 - Region 1 DVD

Directed by :
Gareth Gwenlan Gareth Gwenlan

Starring :
Andrew Hall Andrew Hall


10 votes
British Comedy: Butterflies (13 items)
list by Holy Godiva
Published 2 years, 10 months ago

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Description: D D G G Carla Lane's piquant brand of whimsical comedy peaked in 1978 with the BBC sitcom Butterflies. Wendy Craig as Ria Parkinson, the wife and mother who can never quite put her finger on what's missing from her mundane life, is outstanding. She wrings every ounce of truth from a script that, if anything, has sharpened with the years. The concept of the housewife, "happily but not excitingly married," whose main function as perceived by those around her is to meet the needs of a reactionary husband (Geoffrey Palmer, baleful as ever) and a pair of layabout sons, might be dated. The fashions certainly are. But her ... (more)
Manufacturer: Acorn Media
Release date: 12 July 2005
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 9781569387832 UPC: 054961783496
Tags: Britcom (2), Comedy (1), Tv (1), Bbc (1), Sitcom (1)
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