The Good Life

  • 1975
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A suburban London couple give up the corporate rat race to live off the land, much to the surprise of the more traditional folks who live next door. This beloved sitcom was called `The Good Life' in the United Kingdom, but its title was changed so American audiences wouldn't confuse it with an earlier U.S. show starring Larry Hagman and Donna Mills.

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Despite constant struggles, the couples start to find success. Cheese is being sold at market, wild stock is growing up, medical problems are being addressed, and a bar becomes a local hotspot.

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Here we learn why each of the couples chose to leave the city; some for mental health reasons, others because they saw opportunity. Regardless of why they left, everyone has their initial struggles getting their homes and farms going, and the families learn and adapt.

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  • Premiered: April 4, 1975
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A suburban London couple give up the corporate rat race to live off the land, much to the surprise of the more traditional folks who live next door. This beloved sitcom was called `The Good Life' in the United Kingdom, but its title was changed so American… (more)

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