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Title Cousin Bette [videorecording] / BBC ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; dramatized by Ray Lawler ; directed by Gareth Davies.

Publication Info. [Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn Media, [2007]


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DISC 1-2 1 Request this Volume
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 220 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Note Title from container.
Cast Margaret Tyzack, Helen Mirren, Colin Baker, Thorley Walters, Ursula Howells.
Note Based on the novel by Honoré de Balzac.
Originally broadcast on BBC television in 1971.
Summary A spinster gets revenge on her cousin's family by enlisting the help of a beautiful woman, after they take away the only man that mattered to her.
Contents Disc 1 [Vol. 1]: Part one: Poor relations ; Part two: This house for pleasure ; Part three: Delilah and her handmaid -- Disc 2 [Vol. 2]: Part four: Bitter harvest ; Part five: Family angel.
Note Special features: Bio of Honoré de Balzac; cast filmographies.
Subject Single women -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Cousins -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Sculptors -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Avarice -- Drama.
Paris (France) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television mini-series.
Women on television.
Melodrama -- Television mini-series.
Women -- Television mini-series.
Television series.
Added Author Lisemore, Martin.
Lawler, Ray.
Davies, Gareth.
Tyzack, Margaret, 1931-2011.
Mirren, Helen.
Baker, Colin, 1943-
Walters, Thorley, 1913-1991.
Howells, Ursula.
Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850. Cousine Bette. English.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Acorn Media (Firm)
ISBN 1569389020
Standard No. 054961902095
Music No. AMP-9020 Acorn Media

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