Shelley: Series 3

  |  Buy to Own: 12/11/2007
  |  200 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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The seven episodes of the late 70s/early 80s comedy starring Hywel Bennet as James Shelley, the depressed drifter who courts calamity. Despite being highly educated, he is unemployed and has no intention of working, and lives with his girlfriend Fran (Belinda Sinclair) in a bedsit at the home of Mrs H (Josephine Tewson). The series follows his mis-adventures as he ducks, dodges and tries as hard as possible not to be caught up in Thatcher's Britain. Episodes comprise: 'Of Mice and Men', 'Signing On', 'Nor Iron Bars a Cage', 'Foreign Affairs', 'Universal Trust', 'Dry Rot' and 'You Have To Laugh'.