Eleanor Marx was a prime-time TV drama that portrayed the life of the
English-born daughter of Karl Marx. Airing in 1977 in the United
Kingdom, Jennie Stoller plays Eleanor 'Tussy' Marx, a young socialist
activist, who follows the work of her father (Lee Montague). She soon
falls in love with Dr. Edward Aveling (Alan Dobie), and the two
individuals live a torrid relationship as outcasts in British society.
At the height of their love affair, a tragedy occurs that changes the
way Eleanor sees the world, which helps her in forming the Independent