Coronation Street - The Best of 1972 DVD
Eight Original Episodes of Coronation Street From 1972
A celebration of Britain's most famous and enduring television programme, this volume of Coronation
Street features landmark episodes from 1972. With many episodes unseen since their original broadcast this release
is an opportunity to revisit old friends and re-live some classic moments.
Coronation Street 1972 DVD Episodes
Episode 1: Emily refuses to let the delay upset her and she sets out for the
Mission, surprising everyone. Ernie follows Emily to the church and they are married, later leaving for
their honeymoon - walking in Edale. Ray asks Vicki to marry him. She tells him she's pregnant.
Episode 2: Rita refuses to return to Harry but Len refuses to have her at No.9.
When Elsie also refuses, Maggie takes Rita in. Len goes to see Harry at his roadworks. Billy tells
Annie about the brewery's offer, she calls him Judas and goes to the brewery to have it out with them.
Episode 3: The Henshaws visit Stan to 'negotiate' the window rounds. They swap
one of Stan's streets for a bigger one, but Stan discovers his new patch is being demolished. Len,
Elsie and Alan meet Rita for a drink, Len wants to get to know Rita again and she agrees.
Episode 4: The Street turns on Stan, though they stop short of calling in the
police. Jerry calls him sick but Hilda sticks by him. Hilda tells the residents what she thinks of them
and spits on the Rovers' floor. Benny asks Rita to marry him and she accepts.
Episode 5: Maggie is upset that Alf hasn't told her about Phyllis. Alf tells
Maggie that he can't see so much of her because of his feelings towards her. The doctor tells Billy
they have to get Annie up and about.
Episode 6: Stan has alcoholic poisoning but, when Hilda discovers that his mates
have bet against him, she fires him up and he wins the beer drinking Olympics. Betty wins the darts
contest, Ena wins dominoes but Jacko loses at crib and Len loses at billiards.
Episode 7: Tommy and Dick are served with notice to quit the stable. Billy and
Rita embarrass Len in front of the Mayor at the opening of the Capricorn and things turn worse when
Rita gets into a fight with a drunken woman and ends up on Chapman's lap.
Episode 8: Elsie realises that Alan is on his way to getting a drink problem,
while the residents gather in the Select for the show: Billy as Master of Ceremonies. Alf and Ernie as
the Western Brothers. Rita as Marlene Dietrich and Emily as Carmen Miranda.
Format: Region 2 PAL Format Colour
Running Time: 200 minutes
Video Aspect: 4:3 Full Screen
Audio Soundtrack: English - Dolby Digital Mono