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The Resource The Bostonians, Merchant Ivory Productions ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)

The Bostonians, Merchant Ivory Productions ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)

Label
The Bostonians
Title
The Bostonians
Statement of responsibility
Merchant Ivory Productions ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Olive, a militant 19th century suffragette, takes on the education of a young girl with the gift of oratory. Olive hopes to use her gift for the feminist cause, but finds her student involved in a love triangle with Basil Ransom, a young lawyer from Mississippi, who is strongly opposed to the feminists in Boston
Member of
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; editors, Katherine Wenning, Mark Potter, Jr. ; music, Richard Robbins
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Christopher Reeve, Vanessa Redgrave, Jessica Tandy, Nancy Marchand, Linda Hunt, Madeleine Potter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-2004
  • 1937-
  • 1843-1916
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ivory, James
  • Reeve, Christopher
  • Redgrave, Vanessa
  • Tandy, Jessica
  • James, Henry
  • Merchant Ivory Productions
  • Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
122
Series statement
The Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Young women
  • Feminists
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Bostonians, Merchant Ivory Productions ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52960129
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780780026759
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429178928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
BOS010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 303581
  • 660440
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Bostonians, Merchant Ivory Productions ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52960129
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780780026759
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429178928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
BOS010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 303581
  • 660440
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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