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Scoop [videorecording] / a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar.

Birtwistle, Sue. (Added Author). Boyd, William, 1952- (Added Author). Millar, Gavin. (Added Author). Maloney, Michael, 1957- (Added Author). Elliott, Denholm. (Added Author). Lom, Herbert. (Added Author). Hordern, Michael, Sir. (Added Author). Pagett, Nicola. (Added Author). Pleasence, Donald. (Added Author). Waugh, Evelyn, 1903-1966 Scoop. (Added Author). London Weekend Television, ltd. (Added Author). Acorn Media (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library DVD SCOOP (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020299796 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally broadcast by ITV in 1987.
Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh.
Special features: Evelyn Waugh biography; cast filmographies.
Participant or Performer Note: Michael Maloney, Denholm Elliott, Herbert Lom, Michael Hordern, Nicola Pagett, Donald Pleasence.
Summary, etc.: Mistaken for a foreign correspondent, a mild-mannered wildlife writer is sent to a fictional African country on the eve of a war. He flounders through a sea of wild rumors and sleazy journalists desperate for a story.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Digital recordings.
War correspondents > Drama.
Mistaken identity > Drama.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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