A Very British Coup Episode 1 (1988)

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Television serial based on the novel by Chris Mullen MP. About a former steel worker who has led the Labour Party to a resounding election victory on a manifesto which includes the removal of American military bases, public control of finance, and the dismantling of the newspaper monopolies. The establishment is horrified and MI5 conspires with the City and the press barons to bring down the new prime minister.

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