Fresh Fields/French Fields - The Complete Series DVD

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This International Emmy Award-winning comedy stars Anton Rodgers (May to September) and Julia McKenzie (Cranford) as William and Hester Field, a happily married middle-class couple whose children have flown the nest. Setting out to prove you re as young as you feel, Hester is determined to do all those things she never got around to when the kids were at home leaving William trailing in the wake of his wife s seemingly boundless enthusiasm. Fresh Fields gentle humour garnered high ratings throughout its four-year run, with McKenzie earning a BAFTA nomination for Best... Light Entertainment Performance. Its sequel, French Fields, saw the couple following their children s example and setting up home across the Channel; three series chart a whole new chapter of misadventure as the Fields try to breach the language barrier and adapt to the strange customs of their adopted home. This set presents both complete series, brought together for the first time on DVD. [show more]

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24 October 2011
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Please note this is a region 2 DVD and will require a region 2 (Europe) or region Free DVD Player in order to play. This International Emmy Award-winning comedy stars Anton Rodgers (May to September) and Julia McKenzie (Cranford) as William and Hester Field, a happily married middle-class couple whose children have flown the nest. Setting out to prove you re as young as you feel, Hester is determined to do all those things she never got around to when the kids were at home leaving William trailing in the wake of his wife s seemingly boundless enthusiasm. Fresh Fields gentle humour garnered high ratings throughout its four-year run, with McKenzie earning a BAFTA nomination for Best Light Entertainment Performance. Its sequel, French Fields, saw the couple following their children s example and setting up home across the Channel; three series chart a whole new chapter of misadventure as the Fields try to breach the language barrier and adapt to the strange customs of their adopted home. This set presents both complete series, brought together for the first time on DVD. Actors Julia McKenzie, Anton Rodgers, Pamela Salem & Brian De Salvo Certificate PG Year 1984 - 1991 Screen Fullscreen 1.33:1 Languages English - Dolby Digital (1.0) Mono Subtitles None listed Duration 20 hours and 25 minutes (approx)

Complete series of the 1980s ITV comedy series 'Fresh Fields' and its sequel 'French Fields'. Both shows star Anton Rodgers and Julia McKenzie as William and Hester Fields, a middle-aged couple determined to keep the ageing process at bay. 'French Fields' follows the attempts of the couple to adjust to another culture upon their relocation to France. Episodes comprise: 'Dish of the Day', 'Middle-Age Dread', 'Hook, Line and Sink Her', 'The Naked Truth', 'Des Det Res', 'Something in the Oven', 'A Night to Remember', 'A Brief Encounter', 'Alright On the Night', 'In the Spring', 'Business Contacts', 'Get Me to the Church', 'Do It Yourself', 'A Waiting Game', 'Moveable Feasts', 'Tipping the Scales', 'Crossed Lines', 'Alarms and Excursions', 'A Dickens of a Christmas', 'A Nose for Trouble', 'The Old Folks at Home', 'One Damned Ming After Another', 'Life Is Full of Ups and Downs', 'Takes Two to Tango', 'Caught in the Act', 'Brighton Or Bust', 'Happy Returns', 'Chunnel Vision', 'William the Conquered', 'A Moving Experience', 'Ou est la Plumber de ma tante?', 'Who's Been Eating My Porridge?', 'Le Week-End', 'Long Legged Beasties and Things That Go Bump in the Night', 'Inside Story', 'Sheep May Safely Graze', 'Home and Away', 'Sale Or Return', 'Double Or Quilt', 'Noel Noel', 'French With Tears', 'The Merry, Merry Pipes', 'Make for the Hills', 'Surprise, Surprise', 'Darling Daughters' and 'Hail and Farewell'.