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Title Noble house [(DVD) videorecording] / Studio Canal ; Image/Noble House Productions Ltd. ; a film by Gary Nelson ; screenplay and produced by Eric Bercovici ; directed by Gary Nelson.

Publication Info. Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2008]
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 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Fiction  F NOB    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 376 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., digitally mastered.
Language English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from disc label.
Based on the novel by James Clavell.
Originally broadcast on television in 1988.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Pierce Brosnan, Deborah Raffin, Ben Masters, John Rhys-Davies, Julia Nickson, Khigh Dhiegh, Gordon Jackson, Bert Kwouk, Nancy Kwan, John Houseman, Denholm Elliott.
Credits Music editor, Michael Clifford.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Ian Dunross is named 'Tai-Pan' (Supreme leader) of the powerful British-East Asia trading company, Struan & Co. His rival is attempting a hostile takeover. Suddenly plunged into a criminal underworld of international espionage, deception and financial crises, Dunross turns up the heat by engaging in a dangerous romance with his nemesis's aide. Danger lurks around every corner and Dunross ultimately sees he has no choice but to fight for his company's honor and survival.
Subject Businesspeople -- China -- Hong Kong -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Trading companies -- China -- Hong Kong -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Consolidation and merger of corporations -- China -- Hong Kong -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Criminal behavior -- China -- Hong Kong -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- China -- Hong Kong -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Hong Kong (China) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Television mini-series.
Action and adventure television programs.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Bercovici, Eric.
Nelson, Gary, 1934-
Brosnan, Pierce.
Raffin, Deborah.
Masters, Ben.
Rhys-Davies, John.
Nickson, Julia.
Dhiegh, Khigh.
Jackson, Gordon, 1923-1990.
Kwouk, Bert.
Kwan, Nancy.
Houseman, John.
Elliott, Denholm.
Clavell, James. Tai-Pan.
Studio Canal.
Image/Noble House Productions Ltd.
Lionsgate (Firm)
Added Title James Clavell's Noble house
Standard No. 012236226970 80
Music No. 22697 Lionsgate
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