Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: Facing Fearful Odds
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: Facing Fearful Odds
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Program premiered in 1971 with The First Churchills. Hosted by Alastair Cooke. Intended as a showcase for the best of British television drama. Spawned MYSTERY! in 1980. Current executive producer Rebecca Eaton. All promotion of program done by Frank Goodman & Associates (see below). Synopsis, cast information and producers listed by individual title. Series release date: 1971
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Virginia Hamilton is back -- this time imploring help for her seventeen-year-old son, who is being court-martialed for cowardice. Richard suggests that she engage Sir Geoffrey Dillon; she does, and though her son is found guilty, he is let off with a reprimand, due to his youth and to the circumstances. Edward, also suffering an attack of fear, goes AWOL.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: Facing Fearful Odds,” 02/05/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 21, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_489D1BCFEE2B4F9FA7CF0928DABCA233.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: Facing Fearful Odds.” 02/05/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 21, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_489D1BCFEE2B4F9FA7CF0928DABCA233>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: Facing Fearful Odds. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_489D1BCFEE2B4F9FA7CF0928DABCA233