In the summer of 1953, Yorkshire nurse Millie Appleyard (Romola Garai, The Hour, Emma) is rushed to a secret location to care for a patient. Winston Churchill (Michael Gambon, Harry Potter, Maigret), England's elderly prime minister, has suffered a stroke. As his wife (Lindsay Duncan, Sherlock) and family gather at his bedside, tensions rise to the surface and the cabinet schemes over his succession. With Matthew Macfadyen as Randolph Churchill. Made for Britain's ITV, seen on Masterpiece. 111 min, 1 DVD, SDH.