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Overview

Three politicians try to reform Britain's brutal prison system. Before they can do so, the tabloid press destroys their careers by publishing exposés of their sex lives.

  1. Danny Boyle

    Director

  2. G.F. Newman

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Martin Shaw

    Martin Shaw

    Peter Balliol, MP

  2. Roy Dotrice

    Roy Dotrice

    Charles Truman, MP

  3. Nicholas Jones

    Nicholas Jones

    Julian Brind

  4. Nicholas Woodeson

    Nicholas Woodeson

    Michael Parke-Walsh, MP

  5. Fiona Shaw

    Fiona Shaw

    Gillian Savage

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Status Released

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  • March 20, 1991
    TV

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 30m

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56

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