The Resource Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; a BBC, WGBH Boston co-production in association with Deep Indigo ; directed by Justin Chadwick ; screenplay by Andrew Davies ; produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark, (videorecording DVD)

Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; a BBC, WGBH Boston co-production in association with Deep Indigo ; directed by Justin Chadwick ; screenplay by Andrew Davies ; produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Bleak house
Title
Bleak house
Statement of responsibility
by Charles Dickens ; a BBC, WGBH Boston co-production in association with Deep Indigo ; directed by Justin Chadwick ; screenplay by Andrew Davies ; produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The icily beautiful Lady Dedlock faces the revelation of her dark past once Mr. Tulkinghorn catches wind of it. Esther's background also comes to light after the murder of a strange man
  • Charles Dickens' literary masterpiece of a murder mystery and a love story is lavishly brought to the screen in this faithful adaptation. The icily beautiful Lady Dedlock faces the revelation of her dark past once the stereotypical portrayal of a ruthless lawyer, Mr. Tulkinghorn, catches wind of it. The background of Esther, an orphan, also comes to light after the murder of a strange man
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Director of photography, Kiernan McGuigan ; editor, Paul Knight (episodes 1-9), Jason Krasucki (episodes 10-15) ; music, John Lunn
  • Executive producers Sally Haynes, Laura Mackie, Rebecca Eaton (For WGBH)
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
  • Censorship classification : PG
  • Rated: PG
  • Rated: PG. Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. NOTE: Contains low level violence
  • Film rating: PG. Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. Note: contains low level violence
  • OFLC rating: PG. Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers. Note: Contains low level violence
Language note
Optional subtitles in English. Audio description for the visually impaired
LC call number
PN1992.8.F33
LC item number
B5435 2006
PerformerNote
  • Anna Maxwell Martin, Denis Lawson, Carey Mulligan, Gillian Anderson, Tom Georgeson, Charles Dance, Lilo Baur, Pauline Collins, Charlie Brooks, Burn Gorman, Harry Eden, Tony Haygarth, Alistair McGowan, Sean McGinley, Patrick Kennedy, John Lynch, Nathaniel Parker, Anne Reid, Natalie Press, Liza Tarbuck, Roberta Taylor, Ian Richardson, Johnny Vegas, Timothy West, Warren Clarke, Joanna David, Richard Harrington, Richard Griffiths, Bryan Dick, Matthew Kelly, Alun Armstrong, Catherine Tate, Robert Pugh, Phil Davis, Michael Smiley, Hugo Speer, Tim Dantay, Dermot Crowley, Sheila Hancock
  • Gillian Anderson, Alun Armstrong, Charlie Brooks, Warren Clarke, Pauline Collins, Charles Dance, Phil Davis, Burn Gorman, Richard Harrington, Matthew Kelly, Patrick Kennedy, Denis Lawson, John Lynch, Anna Maxwell Martin, Alistair McGowan, Carey Mulligan, Nathaniel Parker, Natalie Press, Anne Reid, Ian Richardson, Hugo Speer, Liza Tarbuck, Johnny Vegas, Timothy West
  • Denis Lawson, Anna Maxwell Martin, Patrick Kennedy, Carey Mulligan, Gillian Anderson, Charles Dance, Alun Armstrong, Timothy West, Burn Gorman and Harry Eden
Runtime
465
Series statement
Bleak house
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; a BBC, WGBH Boston co-production in association with Deep Indigo ; directed by Justin Chadwick ; screenplay by Andrew Davies ; produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark, (videorecording DVD)
Label
Bleak house, by Charles Dickens ; a BBC, WGBH Boston co-production in association with Deep Indigo ; directed by Justin Chadwick ; screenplay by Andrew Davies ; produced by Nigel Stafford-Clark, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Contains all 15 episodes from the 2005 television mini-series
  • "16:9 enhanced"--Disc label
  • Recorded in stereo
  • Episodes 10-15 directed by Susanna White
  • "With English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired"--Container
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
11545699
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 465 min.)
Isbn
9781419828614
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051250827
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • E2508
  • B01153-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) NE130671
  • (OCoLC)63148785
  • 11545699
  • (OCoLC)225025250
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD, Dual layer discs, layer transition may trigger a slight pause, Aspect raio 16:9, PAL
Video recording format
DVD

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