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  • Season 14
    • The Amazing Miss Stella Estelle
      8/28/84
      0.0
      Miss Stella Estelle is a cabaret singer in working men's clubs, and she sings songs from the 1960s to support a large and difficult family. But how long can it go on? The backdrop is a family in decay: husband out of work, wife working and still doing the domestics, daughter the singer and hopeful star, son her "manager" but in reality going nowhere. Stella plays a crummy club circuit, singing songs for oldies for £50 a night… She's never going to be a star because of her parents' short-sighted greed.moreless
    • Only Children
      Only Children
      Episode 15
      8/21/84
      0.0
      A young woman's comfortable life is turned upside down when she has a baby.
    • It Could Happen to Anybody
      8/14/84
      0.0
      A long-suffering Glasgow housewife puts up with years of her husband's violence and drunkenness - and then something happens which makes her snap and fight back.
    • The Cry
      The Cry
      Episode 13
      7/31/84
      0.0
      In 1959 Ulster, a journalist witnesses the beating of a youth
    • The Groundling and the Kite
      7/24/84
      0.0
      Peter is a songwriter, while his old friend Jimmy is an A & R (Artists and Repertoire) man. But when Jimmy tries to sell one of Peter's songs, Peter is furious. Can the friendship survive?
    • Dog Ends
      Dog Ends
      Episode 11
      7/17/84
      0.0
      A middle-aged man is feeling the strain of looking after his elderly grandfather, who is demanding and needs a lot of medical treatment. Then a neighbour suggests a painless way to be rid of him... This black comedy is set in the future, where euthanasia is lawful and increasingly common. But it should still, ideally, be voluntary.moreless
    • Rainy Day Women
      Rainy Day Women
      Episode 10
      4/10/84
      9.0
      In 1940, during World War II, an officer is sent to investigate rumors of German spies in a sleepy village where various people are the victims of war hysteria
    • King
      King
      Episode 9
      4/3/84
      0.0
      A man who has had a good life in England wants to retire to Jamaica, but the celebration with his daughters doesn't go as expected.
    • Under the Hammer
      Under the Hammer
      Episode 8
      3/27/84
      0.0
      A previously unknown painting by Vincent Van Gogh, said to have come from Russia, comes up for sale at a London auction of impressionist paintings. The good order of the sale house is disturbed when someone challenges the picture's authenticity.
    • Hard Feelings
      Hard Feelings
      Episode 7
      3/20/84
      0.0
      A group of unemployed Oxford drop-outs living in a Brixton commune get their come-uppance by one of them.
    • Desert of Lies
      Desert of Lies
      Episode 6
      3/13/84
      9.0
      Jake and Sue's expedition to the Kalahari Desert in 1983 follows in the footsteps of an earlier trek in 1848 by two missionaries. We see the two pairs of travellers, in the past and the present - and they all meet with disaster.
    • Moving on the Edge
      3/6/84
      9.2
      Eleanor Bron tries to rebuild her life after coming through a traumatic period.
    • Z for Zachariah
      Z for Zachariah
      Episode 4
      2/28/84
      8.5
      After a nuclear holocaust, only a man and a woman survive in a Welsh valley.
    • A Coming to Terms for Billy
      2/21/84
      0.0
      When his father comes home to Belfast after more than 2 years in England, conflicts arise with Billy
    • Young Shoulders
      Young Shoulders
      Episode 2
      2/14/84
      0.0
      Cynical teenager Andrew Groves re-evaluates his attitude to life and his parents after his sister dies in a plane crash.
    • Stan's Last Game
      Stan's Last Game
      Episode 1
      10/25/83
      0.0
      James Grout and Bert Parnaby are rival chairmen of a northern football club in the run-up to an important cup match. As tempers fray, retiring president Charles Lamb provides a calming voice of sanity.
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