Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: The Sullens Sisters
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- Masterpiece Theatre
- Country Matters, Series Ii: The Sullens Sisters
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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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An unsophisticated adolescent's case of puppy love becomes a family affair. Peter Firth (star of stage version of Equus) plays an 18 year-old who thinks he's in love with the 26 year-old postmistress. To achieve contact, he goes to the post office every day to buy a ha'penny stamp. The postmistress decides to humor him and then introduces him to her younger sister, with comic complications.
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- Chicago: “Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: The Sullens Sisters,” 01/17/1979, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed March 21, 2018, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B56AEBCDB4204791997B1B501DA18B65.
- MLA: “Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: The Sullens Sisters.” 01/17/1979. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. March 21, 2018. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B56AEBCDB4204791997B1B501DA18B65>.
- APA: Masterpiece Theatre; Country Matters, Series Ii: The Sullens Sisters. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_B56AEBCDB4204791997B1B501DA18B65