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Bouquet Of Barbed Wire / Another Bouquet (4 Discs)

Released on 09 October 2006

Featuring: Frank Finlay, Susan Penhaligon & Deborah Grant

Format: DVD | Rating: 12 years & over

5.0 out of 5 (1 customer review) | Write a review

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A family divided and torn between love and betrayal

This box set features the notorious '70s drama series and its equally infamous follow-up, both high talking-points of 1970s Britain.

A Bouquet Of Barbed Wire: A Bouquet Of Barbed Wire portrays the scandalous story of Peter Manson (Frank Finlay), a wealthy and successful publisher, and his obsession with the life of his only daughter and her unsuitable husband. His wife tries desperately to console him and keep the fragile pieces of the family together, but his jealous rage has disastrous consequences for everyone concerned.

Relations become strained when Manson gets invloved with his beautiful secretary, his family life is shattered as each member becomes embroiled in a web of deceit, lies and betrayal.

A tragic story of blood ties and forbidden desires unfolds in a truly spellbinding family drama. Based on the bestselling novel by Andrea Newman.

Featuring all 7 episodes 'Home Coming', 'Introductions', 'Diversions', 'Festivities', 'Repercussions', 'Premonitions' and 'Leave Taking'.

Another Bouquet Of Barbed Wire: Following on from the great success of 'A Bouquet of Barbed Wire', the sequel continues the emotional story of Peter Manson (Frank Finlay) and his tangled relationships with his family and his secretary. Unable to forget the past, he remains obsessed by the memory of his dead daughter Prue.

Another Bouquet is a harrowing drama of a respectable family that has spiralled deep into a mesh of lies, secrets and lurid betrayals.
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 Average rating (1 review)

 Contoversial and dramatic 70's tv drama!

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For those who saw it in the mid 70's on tv, a truly memorable, controversial and thought provoking drama with Frank Finlay on top form in the lead. Totally engrossing entertainment keeping us glued to the characters and often alarming events in their lives. A classic!

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ActorsFrank Finlay, Susan Penhaligon, Deborah Grant, Sheila Allen, Roger Rees, James Aubrey, Eric Carte, Philip Madoc, Elizabeth Romilly & Carol Drinkwater
DirectorTony Wharmby & John Frankau
Certificate12 years and over
Year1976 ; 1977
ScreenFullscreen 4:3
LanguagesEnglish - Dolby Digital (2.0) Stereo
Duration10 hours (approx)
RegionRegion 2 - Will only play on European Region 2 or multi-region DVD players.