When the tabloids catch Conservative family-values MP Duncan Matlock (Trevor Eve, Heat of the Sun) in an affair with an escort girl (Minnie Driver, Good Will Hunting), no one is more stunned than his devoted wife, Flora (Juliet Stevenson, Truly, Madly, Deeply). Pressured from all sides, she maintains a loyal facade at first, but in private, her anger hardens into rage. This taut British drama won an international Emmy®, a BAFTA, and a Peabody Award. 3 hrs, 1 DVD, SDH. Mature audiences.
Flora Matlock is the consummate political wife: well-spoken, unassuming, and devoted to her ambitious husband, Duncan, the Conservative government's Minister for the Family. But Flora's world is shattered when the press reveal Duncan'
- Background essay by writer Paula Milne
- Cast filmographies
Packaging: Boxed set
Run Time: 187 minutes
Number of Discs: 1
Color or B&W: Color
"Brilliant"--The Boston Globe
"Splendidly wicked"--The New York Times
"Terrifically entertaining"--USA Today
"Enticing"--The Wall Street Journal
"...one of the best dramas the Masterpiece