Comedy drama from 1982, written by Alan Bennett and starring Julie Walters. When his father is taken ill, Midgley makes a bee-line for the bedside, anxious to atone for the mistakes of the past. When his dad dies, Midgley is determined to be there, holding his hand. Typically, his dad lingers. The hospital wants Midgley out of the way and maybe Midgley wants his father out of the way. Until, that is, the arrival of night nurse Valery.