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Adam Bede [videorecording] / BBC ; WGBH, Boston ; writer, Maggie Wadey ; producer, Peter Goodchild ; director, Giles Foster.

Publication:
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, distributor ; [United States] : BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. : BBC Video, c2007.
Series:
George Eliot collection.
BBC video classics
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Eliot, George, 1819-1880 -- Film adaptations.
Carpenters -- Drama.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Working class -- England -- Midlands -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- 1714-1837 -- Drama.
Derbyshire (England) -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television mini-series.
Film adaptations.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD; Dolby Digital; Region 1.
Summary:
Adam Bede, an honest, hard-working carpenter, has his heart set on marrying his sweetheart, pretty dairymaid Hetty Sorrel. Hetty wants nothing to do with her boring life on the farm and she allows herself to be seduced by the heir to a local estate. She finds herself abandoned and pregnant from her ill-fated dalliance.
Participant:
Iain Glen, Patsy Kensit, Susannah Harker, James Wilby, Julia McKenzie, Robert Stephens, Jean Marsh, Freddie Jones, Michael Percival, Edward Jewesbury, Brian Osborne, Paul Brooke, Tacita Haffenden, Chase Marks, William Holmes, Alan Cox, Michael Robbins, Jonathan Coy, Angus Barnett, Johnny Van Derrick, Roy Evans, Jack Milner, Jennie Heslewood, Bill Moody, Patsy Byrne, James Greene, George Innes.
Credits:
Photographer, Rex Maidment ; editor, Dick Allen ; music, Richard Hartley.
Notes:
Based on the novel by George Eliot.
Aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Originally shown on Masterpiece Theatre in 1991.
Isued in a slipcase with title The George Eliot collection.
Contributor:
Foster, Giles. , Director
Goodchild, Peter. , Producer
Wadey, Maggie. , Screenwriter
Glen, Iain, 1961- , Actor
Kensit, Patsy. , Actor
Harker, Susannah. , Actor
Wilby, James. , Actor
Hartley, Richard. , Composer
Eliot, George, 1819-1880. , Author
British Broadcasting Corporation. , Producer
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.) , Producer
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.. , Distributor
BBC Video (Firm) , Distributor
Warner Home Video (Firm). , Distributor
ISBN:
1419848720
1419848798 (set)
OCLC:
101431464
Publisher Number:
794051288127
794051289926 (set)
E2881 BBC Video
E2899 BBC Video (set)
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