Storyboard - The Complete Series DVD

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This highly regarded Thames anthology from the 1980s presented a diverse range of high-quality single dramas that would serve as pilots for possible future series. Among these screenplays were many notable successes: these included 'Woodentop', which introduced The Bill's much-loved characters PC Carver and WPC Ackland; 'Lytton's Diary', both created by and starring Peter Bowles; and linked screenplays The Traitor' and 'A Question of Commitment', featuring Alec McCowen in the role of master spycatcher Mr Palfrey. Episodes Comprise: Inspector Ghote Moves in. Judgement... Day. Secrets. Woodentop. The Traitor. Lytton's Diary. King & Castle. Ladies in Charge. Thank You, Miss Jones. Making News. Snakes and Ladders. A Question of Commitment. Hunted Down. Special Features: Singles' Night: Starring Robin Nedwell. Originally produced as a Storyboard edition, this play was ultimately transmitted outside the series banner. [show more]

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Released
11 February 2013
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700 minutes 
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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 highly-regarded Thames anthology from the 1980s presented a diverse range of high-quality single dramas that would serve as pilots for possible future series. Among these screenplays were many notable successes: these included Woodentop, which introduced The Bill's much-loved characters PC Carver and WPC Ackland; Lytton's Diary, both written by and starring Peter Bowles; and linked screenplays The Traitor and A Question of Commitment, featuring Alec McCowen in the role of master spycatcher Mr Palfrey (later seen in Mr Palfrey of Westminster).   Inspector Ghote Moves In starring Alfred Burke and Tony Doyle Judgement Day starring Carol Royle and Tony Steedman Secrets starring John Castle and Barbara Kellerman Woodentop starring Mark Wingett and Gary Olsen The Traitor starring Alec McCowen and Tim Pigott-Smith Lytton's Diary starring Peter Bowles and Frances Tomelty King and Castle starring Nigel Planer and Derek Martin Ladies in Charge starring Carol Royle and Amanda Root Thank You Miss Jones starring Susie Blake and Patrick Barlow Making News starring Bill Nighy and Celia Imrie Snakes and Ladders starring Peter Blake and Duncan Preston A Question of Commitment starring Clive Wood and Donald Burton Hunted Down starring Alec McCowen and Stephen Moore   Special Feature: Singles' Night starring Robin Nedwell. Originally produced as a Storyboard edition, this play was ultimately transmitted outside the series banner.  

Anthology containing a number of dramas screened in the 1980s as pilots for potential TV series. The programmes featured include 'Woodentop' (1983), the pilot for the long-running ITV police drama 'The Bill', which was screened from 1984 to 2010. The other programmes included in the collection are: 'Inspector Ghote Moves In', 'Judgement Day', 'Secrets', 'The Traitor', 'Lytton's Diary', 'King and Castle', 'Ladies in Charge', 'Thank You Miss Jones', 'Making News', 'Snakes and Ladders', 'A Question of Commitment' and 'Hunted Down'. Actors to appear in the pilots include Bill Nighy, Tony Steedman and Amanda Root.