All 13 episodes of the 1970s romantic sitcom written by Charlotte Bingham and starring real-life couple Pauline Collins and John Alderton. Children's author Clara (Collins) and actor Charles Danby (Alderton) look back over their ten years of marriage and recount some of the times when things weren't quite so easy. Episodes comprise: 'The Facts of Life', 'The Object of the Game', 'More Royle Than Noble Really', 'Finding the Form', 'Guess Who's Coming to Dinner', 'Just Cause Or Impediment', 'Now We Are Married', 'Everything in the Garden', 'Having Them Back', 'Plenty of Shoulder, Not Much Wheel', 'Bed, Beautiful Bed', 'Only Make Believe' and 'Surprise Surprise'.
United Kingdom released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), SPECIAL FEATURES: 2-DVD Set, Interactive Menu, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: This gentle, romantic sitcom stars the real-life partnership of Pauline Collins and John Alderton as a couple recounting the eventful earlier years of their married life together. Written by another highly successful husband-and-wife team - Terence Brady and Charlotte Bingham - the series' novel formula, with each episode's events unfolding in flashback form, was an instant hit with viewers on its original screening in 1974, spawning a sequel, Yes Honestly, and a Top Ten hit for Lynsey De Paul's theme song. Clara and Charles Danby revisit several key moments from their courtship and marriage of ten years. Clara is now a successful children's author, while Charles, affectionately known as 'CD' ('Clever Drawers'), is an established actor. But life wasn't always this comfortable for the Danbys; early days saw the couple struggling to make ends meet as their fledgling careers seemed to founder, and Clara's choice of husband caused a little unease for her aristocratic family. However, the combination of Clara's oddly compelling logic and CDs eternal optimism saw them through those unsteadier times - and would they really have wished it otherwise? ...No, Honestly - Complete Series - 2-DVD Set ( No, Honestly )