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The politician's wife

Author: Jenny EdwardsJeanna PolleyNeal WeismanPaula MilneGraham TheakstonAll authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, [2004], ©1995.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Letterboxed edView all editions and formats
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When the tabloids scream the news that Tory up-and-comer and arbiter of family values Duncan Matlock has been caught in an affair with an "escort" girl, no one is more stunned than Flora, his devoted wife. As her husband and the party machinery behind him expect, Flora maintains a loyal façade. But in private, her anguish hardens into rage after erotic telephone tapes reveal the extent of her husband's duplicity.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television mini-series
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jenny Edwards; Jeanna Polley; Neal Weisman; Paula Milne; Graham Theakston; Juliet Stevenson; Trevor Eve; Ian Bannen; Anton Lesser; Frederick Treves; Minnie Driver; Tom McDougal; Tony Reading; Alan Jones; Barrington Pheloung; Pamela Tait; Adrian Smith; Producers Films (Firm); Channel Four (Great Britain); Acorn Media (Firm)
ISBN: 1569387117 9781569387115
OCLC Number: 55083615
Notes: Originally aired on PBS as a 3 part mini-series in 1995.
Special features: background essay by writer Paula Milne and cast filmographies.
Credits: Director of photography, Tom McDougal ; art director, Tony Reading ; editor, Alan Jones ; music composer, Barrington Pheloung ; costume designer Pam Tait; production designer, Adrian Smith.
Cast: Juliet Stevenson, Trevor Eve, Ian Bannen, Anton Lesser, Frederick Treves, Minnie Driver.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated, recommended for mature audiences.
Description: 1 videodisc (188 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Contents: Stand by him --
Echo chamber --
Body politics.
Responsibility: a Producers Films production for Channel Four ; producers, Jenny Edwards, Jeanna Polley, Neal Weisman ; by Paula Milne ; director, Graham Theakston.

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When the tabloids scream the news that Tory up-and-comer and arbiter of family values Duncan Matlock has been caught in an affair with an "escort" girl, no one is more stunned than Flora, his devoted wife. As her husband and the party machinery behind him expect, Flora maintains a loyal façade. But in private, her anguish hardens into rage after erotic telephone tapes reveal the extent of her husband's duplicity. Employing strange sexual games and covert political tactics, she plots the ultimate revenge.

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