Rude on Four

Rude on Four

Rude on Four

Rude on Four explodes the national stereotype of Britain as a polite country of restraint and decorum.

Programmes in the season

  1. Gentlemen's Relish Gentlemen's Relish

    Raunchy escapades behind the sepia-tinted pornography of Edwardian London.

  2. Miss Marie Lloyd: The Queen of the Musical Miss Marie Lloyd: The Queen of the Musical

    Costume drama inspired by the life and loves of London's East End music hall legend, Marie Lloyd.

  3. Mrs Henderson Presents Mrs Henderson Presents

    FILM: A theatre owner's idea of using on-stage nudity to attract audiences raises eyebrows.

  4. Rude Britannia Rude Britannia

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    Challenging and provocative series exploring British traditions of satire, bawdy and lewd humour.

  5. Steptoe and Son - The Bath Steptoe and Son - The Bath

    Harold's plans for a bathroom upset Albert.

  6. What the Butler Saw What the Butler Saw

    Joe Orton-penned drama set in a mental institute where the administrators are crazier than the patients.

  7. The Chatterley Affair The Chatterley Affair

    Dramatisation of the Lady Chatterley's Lover obscenity trial, a touchpaper for the 1960s.

About the season


Rude on Four - a season of programmes on BBC Four.


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