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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD DAN (Text) 31951003820070 Main Floor - DVDs TV Series Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 digital videodiscs (approximately 276 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [London] : BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; [2013]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
How many miles to Babylon?: Producer, Innes Lloyd; director, Moira Armstrong; based on the novel by Jennifer Johnston.
The insurance man: Producer, Innes Lloyd; director, Richard Eyre; playwright, Alan Bennett.
Dangerous corner: Producer, Cedric Messina; director, James Ormerod; written by J.B. Priestley based on his play.
Participant or Performer Note:
Cast: How many miles to Babylon?: Daniel Day-Lewis, Sian Phillips, Christopher Fairbank.
Cast: The insurance man: Daniel Day-Lewis, Robert Hines, Geoffrey Palmer, Jim Broadbent, Trevor Peacock.
Cast: Dangerous corner: Daniel Day-Lewis, Susan Fleetwood.
Summary, etc.:
How many miles to Babylon?: Two Irishmen -- Alex Moore, a Protestant, and his childhood friend Jerry, a Catholic, enter WWI as soldiers and see their friendship tested as they experience the harsh realities of war.
The insurance man: an unpredictable tale of well-intentioned deeds with disastrous results. Told through flashbacks, the story follows Franz, who recounts a mysterious skin condition he suffered as a factory worker before the First World War.
Dangerous corner: While gathered with his coterie of high society friends and coworkers at the country estate of his business partner, one guest makes a surprising remark about a musical box.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Region 1, NTSC ; Dolby Digital, stereo.
Language Note:
Language: English.
Some copies have closed captioning for the hearing impaired.
Subject: World War, 1914-1918 > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Skin > Diseases > Drama.
Rich people > Drama.
Businessmen > Drama.
Genre: War films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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