The Bonegrinder

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The Bonegrinder

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78 min | Comedy, Drama | English | 13 May 1968 (UK)

Season 1 | Episode 33

    This was Dennis Potter's first play for independent TV in Great Britain. It aired on ITV's PLAYHOUSE series. Potter contrasted the fading heritage of the British empire with new American values, embodying national traits in his central characters proper British businessman George King, a London suburbanite, who encounters loud and crass sailor Sam Adams, an American who is disrespectful of British culture and traditions.

    Joan Kemp-Welch
    Dennis Potter
    George BakerMargaret TyzackWeston GavinArthur Cox