Butterflies BUTTERFLIES

 

Butterflies

Programme: Butterflies
Broadcast:
Episodes: 28 (4 series)
Starring: Wendy Craig, Geoffrey Palmer, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Bruce Montague
Written by: Carla Lane
Directed by: John B. Hobbs, Sydney Lotterby
Production:
Synopsis: Ria Parkinson is married to Ben, a butterfly-collecting dentist who takes her for granted. The pair have two grown-up sons, Adam and Russell. Feeling dissatisfied with her life Ria meets Leonard and spends the next few years wondering whether or not to have an affair with him.
BCG Review: The plot idea behind his sitcom is quite sad and hard-hitting yet somehow it is made into comedy. The action and humour is slow and very subtle, something as a viewer you will either love or loathe.
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Link to IMDb's Butterflies entry

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