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The Resource The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead, (videorecording)

The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead, (videorecording)

Label
The railway children
Title
The railway children
Statement of responsibility
Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mother and her three Edwardian children move to a country house in Yorkshire after the mysterious disappearance of their father. The children become fascinated by a nearby train and their kindness helps them befriend an older gentleman who may be able to solve the mystery of their missing father
Member of
Cataloging source
EOW
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Railway children (Television program)
  • Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Daly ; editor, Don Fairservice ; music, Simon Lacey ; costume designer, Howard Burden ; production designer, Tim Hutchinson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Jenny Agutter, Gregor Fisher, Richard Attenborough, Michael Kitchen, Jemima Rooper, Jack Blumenau, Clare Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1858-1924
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Agutter, Jenny
  • Fisher, Gregor
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Kitchen, Michael
  • Rooper, Jemima
  • Blumenau, Jack
  • Thomas, Clare
  • Elton, Charles
  • Nye, Simon
  • Morshead, Catherine
  • Daly, John
  • Fairservice, Don
  • Lacey, Simon
  • Burden, Howard
  • Hutchinson, Tim
  • Nesbit, E.
  • Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre (Firm)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • Carlton Television
Runtime
105
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  • Families
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Railroads
  • Country life
Technique
live action
Label
The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the novel "The railway children" by Edith Nesbit
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm50930113
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781578079636
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421365193
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 291912
  • 631807
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the novel "The railway children" by Edith Nesbit
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm50930113
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781578079636
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421365193
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 291912
  • 631807
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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