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Helen Mirren at the BBC [videorecording] / BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; British Broadcasting Corporation.

Publication:
[S.l.] : BBC Video : 2 Entertain Video Limited : Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2008]
Format/Description:
Video
5 videodiscs (ca. 810 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Subjects:
Betrothal -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Murder for hire -- Drama.
Kings and rulers -- Drama.
Mistresses -- Drama.
Adultery -- Drama.
Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945 -- Drama.
Petacci, Clara, 1912-1945 -- Drama.
Friendship -- Drama.
Clergy -- Drama.
Romanies -- Drama.
Married women -- Drama.
Seduction -- Drama.
Children -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Russians -- England -- Drama.
Cold War -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Made-for-TV movies.
Television melodramas.
Television comedies.
Biographical television programs.
Historical television programs.
Television adaptations.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., DVD9, NTSC.
Summary:
The changeling: Beatrice-Joanna is betrothed to one man, but loves another. She hires her father's servant to kill her betrothed, but is then horrified at what she has done.
The apple cart: The king must match wits with an unruly mistress and a cabinet wanting a constitutional monarchy.
Caesar and Claretta: The story of Mussolini and his lover, Claretta Petacci on their last night together.
The philanthropist: A circle of friends talks of unimportant things, seemingly oblivious to the chaos around them.
The little minister: A gypsy girl and the new 'little minister' fall in love, but must overcome her secret, his religion, and his mother.
The country wife: A rake devises a brilliant scheme to lure wives from their husbands, but is stumped by a newlywed from the country.
Blue remembered hills: Two years before the end of WWII, seven children play in the woods until a prank turns deadly.
Mrs. Reinhardt: Mrs. Reinhardt has left her adulterous husband and thinks she can be happy again with a young American, until he changes as well.
Soft targets: Two people find themselves exiles, in their own way, and are drawn together.
Contents:
Disc 1: The changeling / by Thomas Middleton & William Rowley ; producer, Cedric Messina ; directed by Anthony Page. Disc 2: The apple cart / by Bernard Shaw ; producer, Alan Shallcross ; directed by Cedric Messina
Caesar and Claretta / by Jack Russell ; producer, Rosemary Hill ; directed by Claude Whatham. Disc 3: The philanthropist / by Christopher Hampton ; producer, Cedric Messina ; directed by Stuart Burge
The little minister / by J.M. Barrie ; producer, Alan Shallcross ; directed by Cedric Messina. Disc 4: The country wife / by William Wycherley ; producer, Cedric Messina ; directed by Donald McWhinnie
Blue remembered hills / by Dennis Potter ; produced by Kenith Trodd ; directed by Brian Gibson. Disc 5: Mrs. Reinhardt / by Edna O'Brien ; produced by Alan Shallcross ; directed by Piers Haggard
Soft targets / by Stephen Poliakoff ; produced by Kenith Trodd ; directed by Charles Sturridge.
Participant:
The changeling: Helen Mirren, Brian Cox, Alan Webb, T.P. McKenna.
The apple cart: Nigel Davenport, Peter Barkworth, Bill Fraser, Helen Mirren, Beryl Reid, Prunella Scales, Thorley Walters.
Caesar and Claretta: Robert Hardy, Helen Mirren.
The philanthropist: Ronald Pickup, Helen Mirren, James Bolam, Charles Gray, Jacqueline Pearce, Colin Higgins, Amanda Knott.
The little minister: Helen Mirren, Ian Ogilvy, Peter Barkworth, Bill Simpson, Nicholas Jones.
The country wife: Helen Mirren, Bernard Cribbins, Anthony Andrews.
Blue remembered hills: Colin Welland, Michael Elphick, Robin Ellis, John Bird, Helen Mirren, Janine Duvitski, Colin Jeavons.
Mrs. Reinhardt: Helen Mirren, Brad Davis, Ralph Bates.
Soft targets: Ian Holm, Helen Mirren, Nigel Havers, Celia Gregory.
Credits:
The changeling: Script editor, Frank Hatherley ; music, Geoffrey Burgon.
Caesar and Claretta: Script editor, Frank Hatherley.
The philanthropist: Stills photographer, Mike Sanders ; script editor, Alan Shallcross.
The little minister: Videotape editor, Malcolm Banthorpe.
The country wife: Script editor, Alan Shallcross.
Blue remembered hills: Photographer, Nat Crosby ; film editor, David Martin ; music, Marc Wilkinson.
Mrs. Reinhardt: Photographers, Elmer Cossey, Barry McCann ; film editor, Dan Rae ; script editor, Erika Bond ; music, Howard Blake.
Soft targets: Photographer, Nat Crosby ; film editor, David Martin ; music, Geoffrey Burgon.
Notes:
Title from container.
Caesar and Claretta also known as Private affairs.
The changeling originally broadcast on BBC television in 1974 ; The apple cart originally broadcast on BBC television in 1975 ; Caesar and Claretta originally broadcast on BBC television in 1975 ; The philanthropist originally broadcast on BBC television in 1975 ; The little minister originally broadcast on BBC television in 1975 ; The country wife originally broadcast on BBC television in 1977 ; Blue remembered hills originally broadcast on BBC television in 1979 ; Mrs. Reinhardt originally broadcast on BBC television in 1981 ; Soft targets originally broadcast on BBC television in 1982.
Special features: Disc 1: Helen Mirren remembers: exclusive, newly-recorded interview with Helen Mirren ; Disc 2: BBC talk-show host Michael Parkinson interviews Helen Mirren in 1975.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Mirren, Helen. , Actor
Cox, Brian, 1946- , Actor
Webb, Alan, 1906- , Actor
Davenport, Nigel. , Actor
Barkworth, Peter. , Actor
Fraser, Bill, 1908-1987 , Actor
Reid, Beryl, 1919-1996 , Actor
Scales, Prunella. , Actor
Walters, Thorley, 1913- , Actor
Hardy, Robert, 1925-2017 , Actor
Pickup, Ronald. , Actor
Bolam, James, 1938- , Actor
Gray, Charles D., 1928-2000. , Actor
Pearce, Jacqueline, 1943-2018 , Actor
Higgins, Colin. , Actor
Knott, Amanda. , Actor
Ogilvy, Ian, 1943- , Actor
Simpson, Bill, 1931-1986 , Actor
Jones, Nicholas, 1946- , Actor
Cribbins, Bernard. , Actor
Andrews, Anthony, 1948- , Actor
Welland, Colin. , Actor
Elphick, Michael, 1946- , Actor
Ellis, Robin. , Actor
Bird, John, 1936- , Actor
Duvitski, Janine. , Actor
Jeavons, Colin. , Actor
Davis, Brad, 1949-1991. , Actor
Bates, Ralph, 1940-1991. , Actor
Holm, Ian, 1931-2020 , Actor
Havers, Nigel, 1949- , Actor
Gregory, Celia, 1952- , Actor
Middleton, Thomas, -1627 , Author
Rowley, William, 1585?-1642? , Author
Messina, Cedric. , Producer, Director
Page, Anthony, 1935- , Director
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 , Author
Shallcross, Alan. , Producer
Russell, Jack. , Author
Hill, Rosemary. , Producer
Whatham, Claude. , Director
Hampton, Christopher, 1946- , Author
Burge, Stuart. , Director
Barrie, J. M. (James Matthew), 1860-1937 , Author
Wycherley, William, 1640-1716 , Author
McWhinnie, Donald. , Director
Potter, Dennis. , Author
Trodd, Kenith. , Producer
Gibson, Brian, 1944-2004 , Director
O'Brien, Edna. , Author
Haggard, Piers, 1939- , Director
Poliakoff, Stephen, 1952- , Author
Sturridge, Charles. , Director
BBC Worldwide Ltd. , Producer
British Broadcasting Corporation. , Producer
BBC Video (Firm) , Producer
2 Entertain Video (Firm) , Distributor
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.. , Distributor
Warner Home Video (Firm). , Distributor
Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Contains:
Changeling [videorecording]
Apple cart [videorecording]
Caesar and Claretta [videorecording]
Philanthropist [videorecording]
Little minister [videorecording]
Country wife [videorecording]
Blue remembered hills [videorecording]
Mrs. Reinhardt [videorecording]
Soft targets [videorecording]
Private affairs [videorecording]
ISBN:
141986257X
9781419862571
OCLC:
191960837
Publisher Number:
794051420824
3000014404 BBC Video (set)
2000000895 BBC Video (disc 1)
2000000897 BBC Video (disc 2)
2000000898 BBC Video (disc 3)
2000000899 BBC Video (disc 4)
2000000920 BBC Video (disc 5)