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The Resource Arms and the man, by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; produced by John Frankau ; directed by James Cellan Jones, (videorecording)

Arms and the man, by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; produced by John Frankau ; directed by James Cellan Jones, (videorecording)

Label
Arms and the man
Title
Arms and the man
Statement of responsibility
by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; produced by John Frankau ; directed by James Cellan Jones
Title variation
Bernard Shaw's Arms and the man
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • One night, a frightened Swiss soldier of fortune climbs into the bedroom of a young Bulgarian girl and soon deflates her romantic notions about love and valor
  • One night, a frightened Swiss soldier of fortune climbs into the bedroom of a young Bulgarian girl and soon deflates her romantic notions about love and valor. The bonus play is set in 1796 at an inn where Napoleon rests at the start of his conquest of Italy
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera supervisor, Ron Green ; script editor, Stuart Griffiths
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Helena Bonham Carter, Patsy Kensit, Dinsdale Landen, Kika Markham, Pip Torrens, Patrick Ryecart, Nicolas Chagrin, Mark Crowdy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1966-
  • 1856-1950
  • 1926-
  • 1960-
  • 1932-1990
  • 1949-
  • 1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, James Cellan
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Kensit, Patsy
  • Landen, Dinsdale
  • Markham, Kika
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Frankau, John
  • Marks, Louis
  • Davis, Desmond
  • Torrens, Pip
  • Ryecart, Patrick
  • Crowdy, Mark
  • Seyrig, Delphine
  • Callow, Simon
  • Troughton, David
  • Toibin, Niall
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • 2 Entertain (Firm)
Runtime
105
Series statement
  • BBC Video classics
  • The Shaw collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Swiss mercenaries
  • Young women
  • Napoleon
  • France
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Arms and the man, by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; produced by John Frankau ; directed by James Cellan Jones, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Aspect ratio 4:3"--Container
  • Recorded in stereo
  • First series from container; second series from box
  • Originally released as a British television program in 1989
  • "2/Entertain"--Disc label
  • Contains: The man of destiny (1981) / by Bernard Shaw ; producer, Louis Marks ; directed by Desmond Davis. (Cast, Delphine Seyrig, Simon Callow, David Troughton, Niall Toibin)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Bonus play: The man of destiny / starring Simon Callow ; directed by Desmond Davis
Control code
ocm68938881
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781419830426
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051253323
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E2533
  • E2539
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 823090
  • (OCoLC)68938881
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Arms and the man, by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; produced by John Frankau ; directed by James Cellan Jones, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Aspect ratio 4:3"--Container
  • Recorded in stereo
  • First series from container; second series from box
  • Originally released as a British television program in 1989
  • "2/Entertain"--Disc label
  • Contains: The man of destiny (1981) / by Bernard Shaw ; producer, Louis Marks ; directed by Desmond Davis. (Cast, Delphine Seyrig, Simon Callow, David Troughton, Niall Toibin)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Bonus play: The man of destiny / starring Simon Callow ; directed by Desmond Davis
Control code
ocm68938881
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781419830426
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051253323
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E2533
  • E2539
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 823090
  • (OCoLC)68938881
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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