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Masterpiece Episode: "Père Goriot: Gilded Youth"

Season 1, Episode 23
Episode Synopsis: Chapter 1. Balzac's "Pere Goriot," the 1834 novel that attacked social-climbing within the bourgeoisie. Michael Goodliffe. Eugene: David Dundas. Vautrin: Andrew Keir. Delphine: June Ritchie. Anastasie: Angela Brown.
Original Air Date: Jun 13, 1971

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Premiered: January 10, 1971, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: PBS's longest running (and most honored) dramatic series is an Anglophile's delight, featuring British adaptations of literary classics and original works. The first `Masterpiece' was `The First Churchills,' and since then it has won nine Peabodys and 29 Emmys (beginning with Susan Hampshire's Best Actress award for `Churchills'). Its many memorable productions include `Upstairs, Downstairs,' `I, Claudius,' 'The Jewel in the Crown,' `House of Cards,' `Poldark' and `Prime Suspect.'

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