Newton's laws of television

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Gangsters was a BBC drama series that enjoyed immense popularity for a period during the 1970s. The show was originally a Play For Today by Philip Martin which was spun off into a series starring Maurice Colbourne and telling the story of gangsters in Birmingham. The show ran for two seasons, with the second taking an unconventional approach to television drama.

The following Gangsters related articles are available at this site:

  • Episode List

  • Series Overview

  • Interview with Philip Martin

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