The Resource British cinema collection : 8 acclaimed films, (DVD)

British cinema collection : 8 acclaimed films, (DVD)

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British cinema collection : 8 acclaimed films
Title
British cinema collection
Title remainder
8 acclaimed films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Restoration : Robert Merivel is a young man who seems to have everything ... until an affair leads to scandal, suddenly leaving him heartbroken and penniless
  • An ideal husband : A politician's spotless reputation is threatened by a dark secret from his past
  • A month by the lake : At a lakeside resort, an attractive older guest has her eye on a well-to-do bachelor
  • My life so far : Young Fraser Pettigrew has always been an adventurous child. But with the arrival of his sexy French aunt, Heloise, Fraser enters a truly eye-opening summer of discovery
  • The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain : A young man offends an entire town by declaring their mountain -- a prized local landmark -- to be a hill
  • Sweet Revenge : A depressed businessman and a quirky aristocrat save each other's lives and then plot a devilish retaliation against those who drove them to the edge
  • Her majesty, Mrs. Brown : John Brown is a lowly servant who looks after Queen Victoria's horses. Yet when circumstances bring them together, the result is a passionate friendship
  • Tom & Viv : A passionately rendered story about writer T.S. Eliot's turbulent relationship with his first wife, Vivienne
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Restoration : Director, Michael Hoffman
  • An ideal husband : Director, Oliver Parker
  • A month by the lake : Director, John Irvin
  • My life so far : Director, Hugh Hudson
  • The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain : Director, Christopher Monger
  • Sweet revenge : Director, Malcolm Mowbray
  • Her majesty, Mrs. Brown : Director, John Madden
  • Tom & Viv : Director, Brian Gilbert
Intended audience
Rating: R; for sexuality
PerformerNote
  • Restoration : Robert Downey, Jr., Sam Neill, Meg Ryan, David Thewlis, Polly Walker, Ian McKellen and Hugh Grant
  • An ideal husband : Cate Blanchett, Minnie Driver, Rupert Everett, Julianne Moore, Jeremy Northam
  • A month by the lake : Vanessa Redgrave, Edward Fox, Uma Thurman
  • My life so far : Colin Firth, Rosemary Harris, Irene Jacob, Tceky Karyo, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Malcolm McDowell
  • The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain : Hugh Grant, Tara Fitzgerald, Colm Meaney
  • Sweet revenge : Malcolm Mowbrary, Sam Neill, Helena Bonham Carter, Kristin Scott Thomas, Rupert Graves, Martin Clunes, Steve Cougan
  • Her majesty, Mrs. Brown : Judi Dench, Billy Connolly
  • Tom & Viv : Willem Dafoe, Miranda Richardson, Rosemary Harris, Tim Dutton, Nicolas Grace
Runtime
810
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
British cinema collection : 8 acclaimed films, (DVD)
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British cinema collection : 8 acclaimed films, (DVD)
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Restoration
  • An ideal husband
  • A month by the lake
  • My life so far
  • The Englishman who went up a hill but came down a mountain
  • Sweet revenge
  • Her majesty, Mrs. Brown
  • Tom & Viv
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
2 videodiscs (810 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
096009864996
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
86489
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)806349577
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Burnt Hills--Town of Ballston Community LibraryBorrow it
      2 Lawmar Lane, Burnt Hills, NY, 12027-9539, US
      42.909928 -73.890706
    • Town of Chester Public LibraryBorrow it
      6307 Main St., Chestertown, NY, 12817-0451, US
      43.650384 -73.801024
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