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South Riding

Category: General Movie/Drama
Episode 3 of 3 | Season 1
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I was rather disappointed with this BBC version of South Riding. It compares badly against the 1939 film and the 1974 ITV versions. Indeed it is a pity that the ITV freeview channels could not show again the 1974 version, although it is available on DVD. The same can not be said of many more serials from the seventies and eighties including the excellent 1979 series The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie of these no DVDs exist. But to return to this version of South Riding the trouble with it is it's a very much a cut down version. Another thing is the bad casting, of the three main charactors from the original novel namely Sarah Burton, Robert and Midge Carne they were just to young for the parts they are playing. At least when the BBC took another ITV series Upstairs Downstairs they made it as a sequel to the original which worked well this remake did not.
tony   5:02pm Mon 21 Feb Report Abuse

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Robert tries to avoid Sarah following their encounter in Manchester - but his emotional turmoil is overshadowed by a lawsuit that could ruin him. Meanwhile, Sarah fights her feelings of humiliation as she searches for a way to get Lydia Holly back into school, and Huggins makes a desperate attempt to recoup his losses. Drama set in rural 1930s Yorkshire, starring Anna Maxwell Martin and David Morrissey

Category: General Movie/Drama

Writer: Andrew Davies
Producer: Lisa Osborne
Director: Diarmuid Lawrence

Cast

Mr Beddows Stephen MacKenna (IMDB)
School secretary Joanna Swain (IMDB)
Gaius Drew Ian Bartholomew (IMDB)
Joe Astell Douglas Henshall (IMDB)
Midge Carne Katherine McGolpin (IMDB)
Alfred Huggins John Henshaw (IMDB)
Hicks Renny Krupinski (IMDB)
Mr Holly Shaun Dooley (IMDB)
Percy Bernard Wrigley (IMDB)
Robert Carne David Morrissey (IMDB)
Solicitor Jeff Merchant (IMDB)
Desk clerk Peter Rylands (IMDB)
Fisherman Carl Cieka (IMDB)
Gertie Holly Alexandra Pearson (IMDB)
Lord Sedgmire Ralph Riach (IMDB)
Lydia Holly Charlie May-Clark (IMDB)
Anthony Snaith Peter Firth (IMDB)
Bus conductor Sebastian Shaw (IMDB)
Clergyman Malcolm Raeburn (IMDB)
Mrs Beddows Penelope Wilton (IMDB)
Mrs Brimsley Marie Critchley (IMDB)
Muriel Carne Lydia Wilson (IMDB)
Sarah Burton Anna Maxwell Martin (IMDB)

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