James Innes-Smith

The utter misery of BBC’s Marriage

This is kitchen sink drama from the plughole's perspective

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‘Who are these people and why should we care about them?’ This is the most important question any screenwriter must ask before committing pen to paper. Sadly it’s a question I failed to come anywhere near answering during the interminable ‘realism’ of the BBC’s much discussed (and much praised) Marriage.

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