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A room with a view / [videorecording] / Goldcrest in association with National Film Finance Corporation, Curzon Film Distributors and Film Four International present a Merchant Ivory film ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer-Jhabvala ; directed by James Ivory.

Merchant, Ismail. (Added Author). Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927- (Added Author). Ivory, James. (Added Author). Smith, Maggie, 1934- (Added Author). Elliott, Denholm. (Added Author). Dench, Judi, 1934- (Added Author). Callow, Simon, 1949- (Added Author). Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966- (Added Author). Sands, Julian. (Added Author). Day-Lewis, Daniel. (Added Author). Godfrey, Patrick. (Added Author). Drake, Fabia. (Added Author). Henley, Joan. (Added Author). Walker, Amanda. (Added Author). Britneva, Maria. (Added Author). Leach, Rosemary, 1935- (Added Author). Graves, Rupert, 1963- (Added Author). Cellier, Peter. (Added Author). Fothergill, Mia. (Added Author). Robbins, Richard. (Added Author). Dixon, Humphrey. (Added Author). Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970 (Added Author). Pierce-Roberts, Tony. (Added Author). Merchant Ivory Productions. (Added Author). Goldcrest Films International. (Added Author). National Film Finance Corporation (Great Britain) (Added Author). Curzon Film Distributors. (Added Author). Film Four International. (Added Author). BBC Video (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 9 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe Public Library - Alexandria DVD 3573 (Text) 37521530667569 AMPL Adult DVD Available -
Atlanta Branch DVD.a ROOM WITH A VIEW (Text) 78294000263756 New DVD Available -
Jennings County Public Library - North Vernon DVD DRAMA ROOM 1985 (Text) 30653000981001 Adult Drama dvd Available -
Lincoln Heritage Public Library - Dale DVD ROO (Text) 70743000139236 Chrisney DVDs Checked out 10/27/2016
Monon Town and Township Public Library - Monon DVD ROO (Text) 36825000543908 DVD Collection Available -
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello ADULT DVD ROOM (Text) 37743001447301 Adult Video DVD Available -
Schricker Main Library DRA ROO (Text) 30032001581492 DVD DRAMA Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0790791471 :
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed.
  • Publisher: [England] : BBC Video ; c2004.

Content descriptions

General Note: Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture.
Based on the novel by E.M. Forster.
Special features: Disc 1. Newly restored film; commentary from Simon Callow, Ismail Merchant, James Ivory and Tony Pierce-Roberts. Disc 2: Archive promotional appearances by Daniel Day-Lewis and Simon Callow; BBC report on the film's success in the U.S.; E.M. Forster remembered; film scrapbook with never-before-seen photos and memorabilia; Merchant Ivory tribute.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Tony Pierce-Roberts ; editor, Humphrey Dixon ; music, Richard Robbins.
Participant or Performer Note: Maggie Smith, Helena Bonham-Carter, Denholm Elliott, Julian Sands, Simon Callow, Patrick Godfrey, Judi Dench, Fabia Drake, Joan Henley, Amanda Walker, Daniel Day-Lewis, Maria Britneva, Rosemary Leach, Rupert Graves, Peter Cellier, Mia Fothergill.
Summary, etc.: Set in the early 1900's. "Tells the story of the coming of age of Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham-Carter). Longing to burst free from the repression of British upper class manners and mores, she must wrestle with her inner romantic longings to choose between the passionate George (Julian Sands) and the priggish but socially suitable Cecil (Daniel Day-Lewis)"--Container.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD ; widescreen presentation (16:9) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note: Academy Awards, 1986: Best adapted screenplay ; best art direction/set decoration ; best costumes.
Subject: British > Italy > Drama.
Young women > Drama.
Love > Drama.
Coming of age > Drama.
Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Feature films > Video recordings for French speakers.
Feature films > Video recordings for Spanish speakers.
Florence (Italy) > Drama.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Historical films.
DVD-Video discs.

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