Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: News From the Front
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: News From the Front
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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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At a small dinner party while James is home on leave, he makes the shocking disclosure that lives are being lost for a simple lack of guns and ammunition. Dillon, who is one of the guests, slips the information to the press. When James' commanding officers End out who is responsible for the slip, they have him recalled from the frontline command. Edward, also home on leave, uses the occasion differently -- he proposes to Daisy.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: News From the Front,” 01/15/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 20, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BC3C83A56E34EBBA1A71FF5198DE14D.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: News From the Front.” 01/15/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 20, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BC3C83A56E34EBBA1A71FF5198DE14D>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Upstairs, Downstairs, Series III: News From the Front. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_9BC3C83A56E34EBBA1A71FF5198DE14D