7.0/10
54
3 user

The Cuckoo Waltz 

The series, which was set in 1970s and early 1980s Manchester, dealt with the comic complications that ensue when impoverished newly-weds Chris and Fliss Hawthorne (David Roper and Diane ... See full summary »
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



4   3   2   1  
1980   1977   1976   1975  

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Rings on Their Fingers (1978–1980)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Sitcom about Sandy who wants to get married and her boyfriend Oliver who's not yet ready to make such a huge step - at first.

Stars: Diane Keen, Martin Jarvis, Tim Barrett
The Professionals (1977–1983)
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Bodie and Doyle, top agents for Britain's CI5 (Criminal Intelligence 5), and their controller, George Cowley fight terrorism and similar high-profile crimes. Cowley, a hard ex-MI5 operative... See full summary »

Stars: Gordon Jackson, Martin Shaw, Lewis Collins
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

It's suspected that a peace/anti-nuke organization in UK has some extremists willing to use terrorism. The action will probably be against an embassy in London. The SAS/Special Air Service try to get the organization infiltrated.

Director: Ian Sharp
Stars: Lewis Collins, Judy Davis, Richard Widmark
Holby City (TV Series 1999)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

The everyday lives, professional and personal, of the doctors, nurses and patients who find themselves, for various reasons, in the wards of the frenetic cardiac unit of Holby City General Hospital.

Stars: Hugh Quarshie, Rosie Marcel, Tina Hobley
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Mildred decides that she and George will celebrate their anniversary at a posh London hotel - whatever the cost. However, a shady businessman mistakes George for a hit man.

Director: Peter Frazer-Jones
Stars: Yootha Joyce, Brian Murphy, Stratford Johns
Warship (1973–1977)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Life in the Royal Navy aboard the fictional HMS Hero.

Stars: David Savile, Andrew Burt, Donald Burton
Moving Story (1994–1995)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Comedy drama centred around a group of removal men, and their mishaps as they move the contents of people's houses to their new homes. A spin-off by Jack Rosenthal from his film The Chain (1984).

Stars: Warren Clarke, Phil Davis, Con O'Neill
The New Avengers (1976–1977)
Action | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

John Steed and his new accomplices Purdey and Gambit find themselves facing new and deadly dangers in the bizarre world of espionage. Mixing fantasy with a darker edge, the trio face ... See full summary »

Stars: Patrick Macnee, Gareth Hunt, Joanna Lumley
Family Affairs (1997–2005)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

British soap opera focusing on the lives of residents in the fictional London suburb of Charnham.

Stars: Ebony Thomas, Nicola Duffett, David Easter
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A cruel dictator rules a Latin American state. Corruption, brutality and exploitation are present every day. A few people begin to organise resistance. Under the leader "El Leopardo" a ... See full summary »

Director: Antonio Margheriti
Stars: Lewis Collins, Klaus Kinski, Cristina Donadio
The Grimleys (1999–2001)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Comedy series about the unfortunate misadventures of a misfit schoolboy, Gordon Grimley, set in 1970's Dudley.

Stars: James Bradshaw, Ryan Cartwright, Noddy Holder
September Song (1993–1995)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

When his wife dies, Ted Fenwick joins his friend Billy Balsam, a comedian, in Blackpool, where he meets Roxy.

Stars: Russ Abbot, Michael Williams, Michael Angelis
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Diane Keen ...  Fliss Hawthorne 26 episodes, 1975-1980
David Roper David Roper ...  Chris Hawthorne 26 episodes, 1975-1980
Clare Kelly Clare Kelly ...  Connie Wagstaffe 22 episodes, 1975-1980
Lewis Collins ...  Gavin Rumsey 19 episodes, 1975-1977
Edit

Storyline

The series, which was set in 1970s and early 1980s Manchester, dealt with the comic complications that ensue when impoverished newly-weds Chris and Fliss Hawthorne (David Roper and Diane Keen) take in lodger Gavin Rumsey (Lewis Collins) to ease their financial problems. Collins left after three series and was replaced by Ian Saynor as Adrian Lockett in the fourth series.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 1975 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Granada Television See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Gökvalsen
(uncredited)
("The Cuckoo Waltz")
Composed by Johann Emanuel Jonasson
Arranged by Derek Hilton
(Theme tune)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed