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The worst witch / by Jill Murphy ; adapted for television by Mary Pleshette Willis ; produced by Colin Shindler ; directed by Robert Young ; Central Independent Television PLC.

Young, Robert, 1933- (Added Author). Rigg, Diana (Added Author). Rae, Charlotte, 1926- (Added Author). Balk, Fairuza. (Added Author). Curry, Tim. (Added Author). Murphy, Jill, 1949- Worst witch. (Added Author). Central Independent Television (Added Author). BFS Video (Firm) (Added Author). Carlton International Media Limited. (Added Author). Diana Rigg, Charlotte Rae, Fairuza Balk, Tim Curry. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0773316779
  • ISBN: 9780773316775
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 70 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont., Canada : BFS Video : [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast in 1986.
Based on the book by Jill Murphy.
Special features: elements of witch potions & spells; cast profiles; cast trivia.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Ian Hollands ; supervising film editor, Andrew Denny ; sound editor, Nicholas Moore ; music, Charles Strouse, Don Black, Denis King.
Participant or Performer Note:
Diana Rigg, Charlotte Rae, Fairuza Balk, Tim Curry.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Filmed on location at St. Michael's College, Tenbury Wells, England.
Summary, etc.:
No matter how hard she tries to master potions and flying, Mildred is still the worst student at Miss Cackle's International Academy for Witches.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby Digital.
Awards Note:
CableACE Award: Children's Entertainment Special or Series - 8 and Younger, 1988.
Subject: Witches > Juvenile drama.
Schools > Juvenile drama.
Genre: Made-for-TV movies.
Children's television programs.

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