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Title Adam Bede [(DVD) videorecording] / BBC-TV ; WGBH, Boston ; executive producer, Richard Broke ; producer, Peter Goodchild ; director, Giles Foster ; writer, Maggie Wadey.

Publication Info. [England] : BBC Video, [2007]
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Television Shows  TV ADA    DUE 12-13-20
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Description 1 videodisc (approximately 102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; NTSC, stereo.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Cast Iain Glen, Patsy Kensit, Susannah Harker, James Wilby, Julia McKenzie, Robert Stephens, Jean Marsh, Freddie Jones, Michael Percival, Edward Jewesbury, Brian Osborne, Paul Brooke, Tacita Haffenden, Chase Marks, William Holmes, Alan Cox, Michael Robbins, Jonathan Coy, Angus Barnett, Johnny Van Derrick, Roy Evans, Jack Milner, Jennie Heslewood, Bill Moody, Patsy Byrne, James Greene, George Innes.
Credits Assistant producer, Stephen Jeffrey-Poulter; production associate, Alison Gilby; finance assistant, Daphne Spink; 1st assistant, Mervyn Gill-Dougherty; unit manager, Alan Charlesworth; continuity, Charlotte Blair; 2nd assistants, Todd Austin, John Spencer; designer, Paul Joel; design assistant, Pia Graham; properties buyer, Dave Morris; costume designer, Sheena Napier; costume assistant, Sarah Burns; make-up designer, Dawn Alcock; make-up assistant, Vicky Voller; lighting cameraman, Rex Maidment; focus puller, Keith Broome; grips, John Rake; gaffer, Dickie Wood; sound recordist, Barry Tharby; sound assistant, Simon Dart; production ops. supervisor, John Richardson; P.S.M., Sue Lockerby; film editor, Dick Allen; artists contracts, Brian Batchelor; casting adviser, Sue Whatmough; music, Richard Hartley.
Note Originally shown on Masterpiece Theatre.
Source: Based on the novel by George Eliot.
Summary Adam Bede, an honest, hard-working carpenter, has his heart set on marrying his sweetheart, pretty dairymaid Hetty Sorrel. Hetty wants nothing to do with her boring life on the farm and she allows herself to be seduced by the heir to a local estate. She finds herself abandoned and pregnant from her ill-fated dalliance.
Subject Carpenters -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- Great Britain -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Great Britain -- History -- 1714-1837 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Derbyshire (England) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Made-for-TV movies.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Goodchild, Peter, 1947-
Foster, Giles.
Wadey, Maggie.
Glen, Iain, 1961-
Kensit, Patsy.
Harker, Susannah.
Wilby, James.
McKenzie, Julia.
Stephens, Robert, 1931-1995.
Marsh, Jean.
Jones, Freddie, 1927-
Eliot, George. Adam Bede.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419848720
Standard No. 794051288127
Music No. E2881 BBC Home Video
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