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Title Dickens of London [videorecording] / Yorkshire Television ; written by Wolf Mankowitz ; created and produced by Marc Miller ; directed by Michael Ferguson and Marc Miller.

Publication Info. Port Washington, NY : Koch Vision : Manufactured and distributed by KOCH Entertainment, 2007.


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-5 1 Request this Volume
Description 4 videodiscs (773 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 bonus DVD.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, 4x3 presentation; Dolby Digital.
Cast Roy Dotrice, Simon Bell, Gene Foad, Diana Coupland, Ben Kingsley.
Credits Cinematography, Charles B. Wilson ; Tudor Lloyd ; music, Monty Norman.
Note Originally broadcast in 1976 as a segment of: Masterpiece theatre.
Summary Featuring a stellar cast, the 13 part mini-series traces the extraordinary life of Charles Dickens from his penniless childhood in Chatham and London during the 1820s to the unprecedented success he later enjoyed on both sides of the Atlantic.
Note Bonus DVD: An audience with Charles Dickens (60 min.), featuring Simon Callow. Originally produced in 1996.
Subject Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 -- Drama.
Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Television mini-series.
Biographical television programs.
Added Author Mankowitz, Wolf, author of screenplay.
Miller, Marc, producer, director.
Ferguson, Michael, director.
Dotrice, Roy, 1925- actor.
Bell, Simon, actor, actor.
Foad, Gene, actor.
Coupland, Diana, 1932-2006, actor.
Kingsley, Ben, 1943- actor.
Callow, Simon, 1949-
Yorkshire Television.
KOCH Vision (Firm)
Koch Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Audience with Charles Dickens.
ISBN 1417229845
Standard No. 741952646099
Music No. KOC-DV-6460 Koch Vision

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