The Hour

The Hour

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DVD - 2013
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"Rejoining The Hour a year on in 1957, the team are still striving to broadcast the stories they believe in, grappling with the disturbing threat of the Cold War and a country in the grip of unsettling, rapid change. Bel is still single and determined not to get involved with another married man, but finds herself taking on her adversary Bill Kendall, an ITV producer whose magnetic charm she can't help but find irresistible. Hector has risen to the status of a national celebrity and, drawn into the seductive glamour of Soho nightclub, El Paradis, falls under the spell of the beautiful and seductive KiKi. No longer happy at The Hour under Randall's new regime, he is tempted by offers from ITV, but when a night at the club goes badly wrong, scandal threatens and Hector must try and stop a news story that could destroy his marriage and his career. Investigative reporter Freddie makes an unexpected return to uncover and tackle police corruption within the world of Soho crime and vice"--Container.
Publisher: [United States] :, Warner Home Video Inc.,, [2013]
Edition: Widescreen version.
ISBN: 9781622243136
Branch Call Number: DVD TV HOU
Characteristics: 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Alternative Title: Hour (Television program)

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PeterRLD
Nov 20, 2017

I enjoyed the first series but burned out in the second. Suddenly, the main characters' brave words about what the public has the right to know sounded like the empty jammerings of freshman college students. Power to the people, man!

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vi2856
Aug 28, 2017

Good acting, but a bit convoluted

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BeausPerson
Dec 27, 2016

I enjoyed both seasons of The Hour and I am disappointed that there won't be a season 3.

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o27131004339729
Feb 01, 2016

AMAZING!!!!

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LadySade
Dec 08, 2015

slow moving at first..you have to be patient. It gets better

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No_Stalkers4Me
Sep 12, 2015

I enjoyed Season1 more than Season2, but the characters, acting, and set design of this series are exceptional. I'm disappointed the series has been cancelled; I would have liked to see more of these characters :-(

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No_Stalkers4Me
Aug 30, 2015

Slow moving to start, but a very good series. The set design is impeccable.

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mahallett
Apr 21, 2015

spy stories always confuse me. characters switch from side to side.

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mckeett
Mar 31, 2015

Reasonable acting, but slow moving and implausible script.

viking1958 Dec 21, 2014

Somewhat strange.....episode 4 is exactly the same as episode 3....

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Poodles
Sep 12, 2012

Cold war 1950s Britain at the BBC. A new program is created, pushing the boundaries of traditional, dry television journalism. The team putting on the show, title The Hour, includes producer Bel, a young ambitious woman struggling with her professional ambitions in a male dominated world; rakish anchor Hector; and home news correspondence and moral anchor Freddie. Throw into the mix are espionage, the Suez Crisis and of course a sexy love triangle.

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