Scoop / a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar.
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- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, 
Originally broadcast by ITV in 1987.
Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh.
Special features: Evelyn Waugh biography; cast filmographies.
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Michael Maloney, Denholm Elliott, Herbert Lom, Michael Hordern, Nicola Pagett, Donald Pleasence.
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.
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DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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