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Rock Follies Of '77 Series 2 [1977] [DVD]

Julie Covington , Charlotte Cornwell    Suitable for 15 years and over   DVD
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
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  • Actors: Julie Covington, Charlotte Cornwell, Rula Lenska, Beth Porter, Derek Thompson
  • Format: PAL
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region 2 (This DVD may not be viewable outside Europe. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Number of discs: 2
  • Classification: 15
  • Studio: Thames TV
  • DVD Release Date: 19 Aug 2002
  • Run Time: 314 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000069JFD
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 62,759 in DVD & Blu-ray (See Top 100 in DVD & Blu-ray)


Product Description

Rula Lenska, Julie Covington and Charlotte Cornwell return in the sequel series to the award-winning TV show about the varying fortunes of three women in the rock business. Includes all six epsiodes: 'The Band Who Wouldn't Die', 'The Empire', 'The Hype', 'The Loony Tunes', 'The Divorce' and 'The Real Life'.

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33 of 33 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Music, comedy, tragedy, irony 8 Jan 2004
The second series of Rock Follies charts the Little Ladies' progress from near-collapse to disintegration. It isn't an uninterrupted downhill slide: there are ups (edged with irony) and downs (usually with some humour or a good song). As in the first series the story is told through straight drama and the Little Ladies' songs, some sung as performances, some as fantasy.
Things start optimistically when the group embrace the spin of a "ferret-faced reporter": "Even we believed the lie - We're the band who wouldn't die". They go on tour with Stevie Streeter (Tim Curry - excellent), then make a management deal with Kitty Schreiber (Beth Porter in a funny caricature) that leads to a record, press junkets and more touring, this time with a Punk band. There are flashes of success, good and bad luck, pain, jealousy, anger. On the way they cross paths with an array of British acting talent, including Ian Charleston, Denis Lawson and Bob Hoskins.
The Little Ladies are up against the rest of the world, but their main problems are with each other. Julie Covington's Dee, Charlotte Cornwell's Anna and Rula Lenska's Q ostensibly represented lower, middle and upper classes at the start of the first series, but they are now real individuals and it is their personalities that spark, not their backgrounds. Q's facade of camp (in the first series) has been stripped to reveal her as vulnerable and lovable. Anna, increasingly threatened by Dee's talent, heads for a breakdown, aided by the ready supply of drugs from her lover, Angel. Dee is the only one who finds real success, in a revamped Little Ladies that excludes the other two, yet she too is damaged by the destruction of the group.
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4.0 out of 5 stars rock follies 2 12 May 2012
By anny
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It is not how I remembered it, I saw Elastica live and they were much more but I found it good. I remembered Julie Covington with Sue Jones Davis & thought they were good together. In the 70's there was not much better except Julie Driscoll. I think it was a good buy.
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5.0 out of 5 stars excellent 16 Aug 2013
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I had forgotten most of the story line but rememberd all the songs. Still stands up to a lot of the music dramas today
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5.0 out of 5 stars Rock Follies of 77 24 April 2013
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I missed the first 3 episodes and thank goodness for the strike which meant I saw the last three. Worth waiting 35 years to see.
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5.0 out of 5 stars takes me back 17 April 2013
By mea
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Iremember watching this when i was a child,really takes me back to my youth , some great artists on here
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