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Title To the manor born. The complete collection [videorecording] / BBC ; produced by Gareth Gwenlan and Justin Davies ; directed by Gareth Gwenlan ; written by Peter Spence and Christopher Bond.

Publication Info. [England] : BBC Video : 2 Entertain ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2008]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-5 3 Request this Volume
Edition Silver anniverary edition.
Description 5 videodiscs (approximately 650 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD; Dolby digital stereo.; apsect ratio 4:3 except Silver anniversary special 16:9; NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Cast Penelope Keith, Peter Bowles, Angela Thorne.
Credits Music, Ronnie Hazelhurst.
Summary Disc 1. Season 1: episodes 1-7. Newly widowed Audrey is forced to auction Grantleigh when she finds out that her husband was bankrupt. She is mortified when the buyer is "a Czech grocer" intent on running his Empire from the Manor.
Disc 2. Season 2: episodes 8-13. Hilarity abounds as Richard imposes new efficiency standards upon farm management and stirs Audrey's protest with his modernizing methods.
Disc 3. Season 3: episodes 14-20. In this final season the flirtatious rivalry abounds between our revered aristocrats but as fate takes an unexpected twist will this mismatched couple end their rivalry and give us the ending we all wish for?
Disc 4. Special Features: 1979 Christmas special. "Funny Turns": Penelope Keith. Profile of the actress. "Turning Points": Peter Bowles reveals the turning point of his career. 4 never filmed radio episodes.
Disc 5. Silver anniversary special and Making of Silver anniversary special.
Audience Not rated.
Language Closed captioned (except Silver anniversary special English SDH).
Subject Country life -- England -- Drama.
Manors -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television comedies.
Television series.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Gwenlan, Gareth.
Spence, Peter, 1944-
Bond, C. G. (Christopher Godfrey), 1945-
Keith, Penelope, 1940-
Bowles, Peter, 1936-
Thorne, Angela, 1939-
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
BBC Video (Firm)
2 Entertain (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 9781419869495
Standard No. 883929024339

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