A Bouquet of Barbed Wire The Complete Series. Andrea Newman's controversial series explores the tangled sexual and emotional relationships of a middle-class family as it is torn apart by a father's obsessive love for his own daughter. Peter Manson and his wife, Cassie, appear to enjoy the perfect marriage. But their manipulative daughter Prue's marriage to her American boyfriend, Gavin by whom she becomes pregnant proves the catalyst to the family's dramatic disintegration, as Gavin intrudes further and Peter can no longer contain his jealous feelings for Prue. Cassie, in search of emotional fulfilment, throws herself into a series of passionate affairs and one of her lovers is Gavin... Bouquet of Barbed Wire is a powerful study in the fragility of family unity and the destructive consequences of forbidden desire. Featuring spellbinding performances from Frank Finlay, Sheila Allen and Susan Penhaligon, this series was hugely popular with both the viewing public and critics. Even without the attention of the tabloid press an inevitable consequence of its many risqué scenes and its unflinching portrayal of a father's incestuous desires Bouquet of Barbed Wire was one of the most celebrated, and controversial, British television dramas ever made. Another Bouquet The Complete series. Andrea Newman's controversial series explores the tangled sexual and emotional relationships of a middle-class family as it is torn apart by its own tangled sexual relationships. It has been six months since Prue died following the birth of her daughter, who is now being cared for by Cassie, Prue's mother. Cassie's husband Peter, still grieving over Prue's death, makes a decision while Gavin, Prue's husband, begins to have problems with his baby daughter. Another Bouquet continues Newman's powerful examination of the fragility of family unity and the destructive consequences of forbidden desire. Sheila Allen and Frank Finlay give spellbinding performances and this sequel to Bouquet of Barbed Wire continued to be popular with both the viewing public and critics.
Release Date: 04 October 2010
Certificate: 15 - Suitable for Persons Aged 15 or Over
Sound: Dolby Digital
Running Time: 700 minutes
Main Language: English