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Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series I: The Mill

01/23/1975

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Series
Masterpiece Theatre
Program
Country Matters, Series I: The Mill
Series Description

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

Program Description

The Mill opens with Alice's introduction to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Holland. Mrs. Holland is bedridden, dropsical old woman who warns Alice that everything must be done properly to serve Mr. Holland. She is so eager to please, Mr Holland is impressed and seduces her. When son Albert returns home from WWI military service, Mrs. Holland strives to keep him from noticing Alice and Mr. Holland strives to keep him from noticing Alice's condition.

Duration

00:60:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Drama
Citation
Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series I: The Mill,” 01/23/1975, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed September 26, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AE29FEBD6DFB40219C03A98F3847BACE.
MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series I: The Mill.” 01/23/1975. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. September 26, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AE29FEBD6DFB40219C03A98F3847BACE>.
APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series I: The Mill. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_AE29FEBD6DFB40219C03A98F3847BACE
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