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The Resource The Noël Coward collection, [Discs 1-4 of 7], British Broadcasting Corporation, (DVD)

The Noël Coward collection, [Discs 1-4 of 7], British Broadcasting Corporation, (DVD)

Label
The Noël Coward collection, [Discs 1-4 of 7]
Title
The Noël Coward collection
Title number
[Discs 1-4 of 7]
Statement of responsibility
British Broadcasting Corporation
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Noël Coward is the definitive playwright of the early 20th century, contributing a robust repertoire of brilliant material. Playwright, actor, composer, and irrepressible socialite, Coward charmed high society in both London and New York during his heyday, and his work continues to charm audiences today with its urbane wit, sly humor and distinctive style
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.N645 2007
PerformerNote
  • The vortex: Margaret Leighton, Richard Warwick
  • Hay fever: Penelope Keith, Paul Eddington, Patricia Hodge, Joan Sims
  • Private lives: Penelope Keith, Alec McCowen, Polly Adams, Donald Pickering
  • Design for living: Rula Lenska, Clive Arrindell, Dandy Nichols
  • Mrs. Capper's birthday: Patricia Hayes, Hugh Laurie, Gary Waldhorn, John Bird
  • What mad pursuit: Clive Swift, Jacqueline Pearce
  • Tonight at 8:30: Joan Collins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1973
  • 1922-1976
  • 1945-1997
  • 1940-
  • 1946-
  • 1930-
  • 1933-
  • 1909-1998
  • 1959-
  • 1936-
  • 1943-
  • 1933-
  • 1934-2007
  • 1949-
  • 1935-
  • 1934-
  • 1931-
  • 1922-2008
  • 1921-2007
  • 1936-2006
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Leighton, Margaret
  • Warwick, Richard
  • Keith, Penelope
  • Eddington, Paul
  • Hodge, Patricia
  • Sims, Joan
  • McCowen, Alec
  • Adams, Polly
  • Pickering, Donald
  • Lenska, Rula
  • Arrindell, Clive
  • Nichols, Dandy
  • Hayes, Patricia
  • Laurie, Hugh
  • Waldhorn, Gary
  • Bird, John
  • Swift, Clive
  • Pearce, Jacqueline
  • Collins, Joan
  • Fellowes, Julian
  • Sinden, Donald
  • Richardson, Ian
  • York, Susannah
  • Courtenay, Tom
  • Glenister, Robert
  • Havers, Nigel
  • Howells, Ursula
  • Parfitt, Judy
  • Dench, Judi
  • Holm, Ian
  • Scofield, Paul
  • McEwan, Geraldine
  • Kerr, Deborah
  • McDonald, Philip Graeme
  • Dudley, Philip
  • Messina, Cedric
  • Brereton, Cecilia
  • Gorrie, John
  • Marks, Louis
  • Saville, Philip
  • Shallcross, Alan
  • Ockrent, Mike
  • Smith, Tony
  • Izzard, Bryan
  • Annett, Paul
  • Lotterby, Sydney
  • Glenister, John
  • Williams, Keith
  • Gardner, Rick
  • Strachan, Alan
  • Dossor, Alan
  • Gold, Jack
  • Vardy, Mike
  • Millar, Gavin
  • Hill, Rosemary
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
  • 2 entertain (Firm)
  • BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
0
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Manners and customs
  • Great Britain
  • Coward, Noel
Technique
live action
Label
The Noël Coward collection, [Discs 1-4 of 7], British Broadcasting Corporation, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television
  • Special features: Disc 1: Hay fever (radio play, 1992), starring Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Geoffrey Palmer, Patricia Hayes (87 min.); Omnibus: Noël Coward: playwright (1969), interview by Patrick Garland (46 min.) ; Disc 2: Private lives (radio play, 1995), starring Stephen Fry, Louise Lombard, Simon Ward, Imogen Stubbs (90 min.); Post mortem (radio play, 1976), starring Christopher Cazenove, Derek Fowlds; Noël Coward on acting (1966): an interview with Coward (49 min.); The songwriters: Noël Coward (1978): performances of Noël Coward songs (49 min.) ; Disc 3: Design for living (radio play, 1991), starring Cheryl Campbell, Alex Jennings, Michael Kitchen (120 min.) ; Disc 5: Blithe spirit (radio play, 1983), starring Paul Eddington, Anna Massey, Peggy Mount, Richard Pearson (86 min.); Noël Coward's opening night speech for "Blithe spirit" in Manchester (audio recording, 1941, 4 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • (91 min.).
  • Disc 2.
  • Private lives
  • (1976)
  • produced by Cedric Messina ; directed by John Gorrie
  • (92 min.).
  • Disc 3.
  • Design for living
  • (1979)
  • produced by Louis Marks ; directed by Philip Saville
  • Disc 1.
  • (101 min.)
  • Mrs. Capper's birthday
  • (1985)
  • produced by Alan Shallcross ; directed by Mike Ockrent
  • (58 min.)
  • What mad pursuit
  • (1985)
  • produced by Alan Shallcross ; directed by Tony Smith
  • (55 min.).
  • Disc 4.
  • The vortex
  • Tonight at 8:30
  • (Hands across the sea
  • Red peppers
  • The astonished heart
  • Family album
  • Fumed oak
  • Ways and means
  • Still life
  • Shadow play)
  • (1991)
  • (1984)
  • produced by Bryan Izzard ; directed by Paul Annett, Sydney Lotterby, John Glenister
  • (28 min. each)
  • produced by Philip Graeme McDonald ; directed by Philip Dudley
  • (70 min.)
  • Hay fever
  • (1984)
  • produced by Cedric Messina ; directed by Cecilia Brereton
Control code
ocn165260677
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781419857997
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051409423
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E4094
  • E4095--E4101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 944615
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., DVD-9, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Noël Coward collection, [Discs 1-4 of 7], British Broadcasting Corporation, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on television
  • Special features: Disc 1: Hay fever (radio play, 1992), starring Judi Dench, Michael Williams, Geoffrey Palmer, Patricia Hayes (87 min.); Omnibus: Noël Coward: playwright (1969), interview by Patrick Garland (46 min.) ; Disc 2: Private lives (radio play, 1995), starring Stephen Fry, Louise Lombard, Simon Ward, Imogen Stubbs (90 min.); Post mortem (radio play, 1976), starring Christopher Cazenove, Derek Fowlds; Noël Coward on acting (1966): an interview with Coward (49 min.); The songwriters: Noël Coward (1978): performances of Noël Coward songs (49 min.) ; Disc 3: Design for living (radio play, 1991), starring Cheryl Campbell, Alex Jennings, Michael Kitchen (120 min.) ; Disc 5: Blithe spirit (radio play, 1983), starring Paul Eddington, Anna Massey, Peggy Mount, Richard Pearson (86 min.); Noël Coward's opening night speech for "Blithe spirit" in Manchester (audio recording, 1941, 4 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
  • (91 min.).
  • Disc 2.
  • Private lives
  • (1976)
  • produced by Cedric Messina ; directed by John Gorrie
  • (92 min.).
  • Disc 3.
  • Design for living
  • (1979)
  • produced by Louis Marks ; directed by Philip Saville
  • Disc 1.
  • (101 min.)
  • Mrs. Capper's birthday
  • (1985)
  • produced by Alan Shallcross ; directed by Mike Ockrent
  • (58 min.)
  • What mad pursuit
  • (1985)
  • produced by Alan Shallcross ; directed by Tony Smith
  • (55 min.).
  • Disc 4.
  • The vortex
  • Tonight at 8:30
  • (Hands across the sea
  • Red peppers
  • The astonished heart
  • Family album
  • Fumed oak
  • Ways and means
  • Still life
  • Shadow play)
  • (1991)
  • (1984)
  • produced by Bryan Izzard ; directed by Paul Annett, Sydney Lotterby, John Glenister
  • (28 min. each)
  • produced by Philip Graeme McDonald ; directed by Philip Dudley
  • (70 min.)
  • Hay fever
  • (1984)
  • produced by Cedric Messina ; directed by Cecilia Brereton
Control code
ocn165260677
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs
Isbn
9781419857997
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051409423
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E4094
  • E4095--E4101
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 944615
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., DVD-9, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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