A SUPERLATIVE anthology of hour-long suspenseful playlets about well-tailored middle class types methodically doing each other in, THRILLER was a textbook example...
"OI, CHURCHILL! Can you save me money on my quality drama output?"
COLOSSUS OF small screen blue light institutions
Still very much... aliiiive!
Premium pulling-out-the-stops affair courtesy of a benevolent Beeb looking for something to celebrate 40 years of telly.
COMICAL ITALIANO whimsy with red faces and ladles of pasta much in evidence.
WEIRD DEATH thing about a couple's funeral in a society where no-one cops it except by agreement.
FRESH FROM ruling the known world BRIAN BLESSED settled his sticky paws upon no less a target than the known universe.
MUDDY REWORKING of sprawling Arthurian swordsplay with OLIVER TOBIAS as The Nation's Hero.