BBC Video 2-Disc Set!
|On Tom Good's fortieth birthday, he decides to escape the rat race for a life of self-sufficiency with his wife, Barbara. Soon they're plowing a field in their suburban yard and tending to a goat and pigs, much to the dismay of their upwardly mobile neighbors and friends the Leadbetters. In this final season, the hilarity continues, especially when the Goods take a holiday, leaving the Leadbetters in charge! This series, known as The Good Life in the UK, was so popular the queen requested a viewing, and the Royal Command Performance is featured here, including footage of Her Royal Highness meeting the cast.Format: DVD MOVIE|
Editor's NoteGOOD NEIGHBORS is a classic 1970s farcical Brit-com about an eccentric middle class couple who decide to leave behind the empty promises of the rat race and live off their the land--without leaving the suburbs! Much to the horror of their conservative neighbors the Leadbetters (Paul Eddington and Penelope Keith), Tom and Barbara Good (Richard Briers and Felicity Kendal) decide to turn their suburban home into a self-sufficient utopian garden, with hilarious results. This release contains the entire fourth series of the show, plus a show by the cast at the Royal Command Performance.
Cast & Crew
|Bob Larbey - Writer|
|Burt Rhodes - Original Music By|
|John Dunstan, et. al. - Editor|
|John Esmonde - Writer|
|John Howard Davies - Producer|
British Academy Awards (1978)
|John Howard Davies, Nominee, Best Situation Comedy|
|Penelope Keith, Nominee, Best Light Entertainment Performance|