Breathless - Season One, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

Episode 1


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Brand new drama series set in 1961, following a group of doctors at a London hospital. Abortion is still illegal and the contraceptive pill has only just become available. Charismatic surgeon Otto Powell presides over a busy gynaecological ward. At home, he and his wife Elizabeth appear to be the perfect couple. At the hospital Otto notices a new nurse, Angela Wilson, who makes a striking impression. Meanwhile Otto's deputy, Richard Truscott, is set to marry stunning nurse Jean Meecher.


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