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At age 60, disillusioned with academia and estranged from his family, retired historian Gerald Middleton looks back on the summer of 1912. Then, as a young man, he witnessed the discovery ... See full summary »

Director:

Diarmuid Lawrence

Writers:

Andrew Davies, Angus Wilson (novel)

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Johnson ... Gerald Middleton
Douglas Hodge ... Young Gerald Middleton
Elizabeth Spriggs ... Inge Middleton
Dorothy Tutin ... Dollie Stokesay
Briony Glassco ... Young Inge Middleton
Tara Fitzgerald ... Young Dollie Stokesay
Nicholas Jones ... Robin Middleton
Jamie McClelland Jamie McClelland ... Young Robin
Deborah Findlay ... Kay Consett
Kate Maberly ... Young Kay
Simon Chandler ... John Middleton
Matthew Owens Matthew Owens ... Young John
Simon Mattacks Simon Mattacks ... Donald Consett
Carmen Du Sautoy ... Marie-Helene Middleton
Nicholas Haley Nicholas Haley ... Timothy Middleton
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Storyline

At age 60, disillusioned with academia and estranged from his family, retired historian Gerald Middleton looks back on the summer of 1912. Then, as a young man, he witnessed the discovery of a phallic idol in the excavated grave of a medieval bishop and fell in love with Dollie, his best friend's fiance.

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Genres:

Drama

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Language:

English

Release Date:

12 May 1992 (UK) See more »

Company Credits

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Euston Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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