THURSDAY, 9pm, Channel 4
In Roger Mitchell’s comic drama, a British couple on a trip to Paris must confront their marriage’s loss of spark.
Nick and Meg Burrows are academics from Birmingham, advancing in age and tension.
To mark their 30th wedding anniversary, the two embark on a holiday to the place they honeymooned three decades before.
However, once in the French capital, things do not go as planned.
There is not much to reinvigorate this pair in Hanif Kureishi’s unconvincing script, but the actors playing them, Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan, provide their own vitality.