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    I am trying to get hold of the complete TV series from 1975

    of A.J.Cronin's 'The Stars Look Down'. It was available on

    Video a few years back and I was unable to get hold of it

    at that time.So far as I can find out,it has never been

    released on DVD.If anyone has this set on tape,and can

    copy to DVD (or anyone who already has done!) I would

    be happy to trade for these. The series details are:



    'The Stars Look Down'



    13 part TV series adapted from A.J. Cronin's novel, set in the

    North East 1910-1930 , following the lives of the Fenwick and

    Barras families.

    A Granada Television production



    Episode Titles:



    DAILY BREAD (04/09/1975)

    ESCAPE (11/09/1975)

    LOVE (18/09/1975)

    USEFUL EMPLOYMENT (25/09/1975)

    INHERIT THE EARTH (02/10/1975)

    BATTLEFIELD (09/10/1975)

    HEROES (16/10/1975)

    CASUALTIES (23/10/1975)

    VICTORY (30/10/1975)

    REBUILDING (06/11/1975)

    NEW GROUND (13/11/1975)

    THE PROMISED LAND (20/11/1975)

    MARRERS (27/11/1975)



    Series Cast:



    Ian Hastings........David Fenwick

    Basil Dignam........Richard Barras

    Alun Armstrong........Joe Gowlan

    Avril Elgar ........Martha Fenwick

    Christian Rodska........Arthur Barras

    Barbara Hickmott........Hilda Barras

    Anne Raitt........Annie Macer

    Susan Tracy........Jenny Fenwick

    Alan Hockey........Armstrong

    James Bate........Sammy Fenwick

    Geoffrey Davion........Stanley Millington

    Nora Fulton........Aunt Carrie

    Catherine Terris........Grace Barras

    Malcolm Terris........Harry Nugent

    James Garbutt ........Hudspeth

    Steven Grives........Dan Teasdale

    Rod Culbertson........Hughie Fenwick

    Valerie Georgeson........Laura Millington

    Norman Jones........Robert Fenwick

    Ronald Radd........Tom Heddon

    George Bannister........Sammy Fenwick

    Johnny Caesar ........Slogger Leeming

    Adrienne Frank........Hetty Todd

    Ronald Herdman........Jim Mawson

    John Nightingale........Jack Reedy

    Richard Steele........Ramage

    Arthur Blake........Dick Jobey

    Tom Dickinson........Jennings

    Irlin Hall........Ada Sunley

    John Hollis........Clem Dickery

    Joe Holmes........Alf Sunley

    Michael Johnson........Bebbington

    Roy Pattison........Bob Ogle

    Robert Pitt........Prison Officer Collins

    Lewis Teasdale........Town Clerk

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    Luthen, I've been also looking for this one. I had no idea it was ever released on video, so your post at least offers me some encouragement! Please let me know if you get any luck in tracking the series down.



    Mark.

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