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Title Mrs. Warren's profession [videorecording] / by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; producer, Cedric Messina ; directed by Herbert Wise.

Imprint [London?] : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2006]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4572 M879 2006    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Play of the month
BBC Video classics
The Shaw collection
System Details DVD, region 1.
Note Second series from container; third series from box.
Language Closed-captioned.
Cast Coral Browne, Penelope Wilton, James Grout, Derek Godfrey, Robert Powell, Richard Pearson.
Credits Music, Richard Holmes ; choreography, Geraldine Stephenson.
Note Originally broadcast on BBC television in 1972.
"2/Entertain"--Disc label.
"Aspect ratio 4:3"--Container.
Summary "What is the profession that has enabled Mrs. Warren to give her daughter all the benefits of 'good society'? Vivie Warren discovers her mother's secrets and embraces her own power as a 'modern' woman"--Container.
Note Contains: You never can tell (1977) / by Bernard Shaw ; producer, David Jones ; directed by James Cellan Jones. (Cast: Ernest Clark, Robert Powell, Kate Nicholls, Richard Everett, Judy Parfitt, Kika Markham, Patrick Magee, Cyril Cusack, Warren Clarke).
Summary In the bonus play, "Mrs. Landfrey and her three children return to England after 18 years abroad, where a chance encounter with their traditionalist husband and father quickly entangles them in a series of comic events"--Container.
Subject Women in the professions -- England -- Drama.
Mothers and daughters -- England -- Drama.
Prostitution -- England -- Drama.
Families -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodrama, English.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television plays.
Television comedies.
Added Author Wise, Herbert, 1924-2015.
Browne, Coral, 1913-1991.
Wilton, Penelope, 1946-
Grout, James, 1927-2012.
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950.
Messina, Cedric, 1920-1993.
Jones, David, 1934-2008.
Jones, James Cellan, 1931-
Powell, Robert, 1944-
Godfrey, Derek, 1924-1983.
Pearson, Richard, 1918-2011
Nicholls, Kate, 1954-
Parfitt, Judy, 1935-
Markham, Kika, 1940-
Magee, Patrick, 1922-1982.
Cusack, Cyril, 1910-1993.
Clarke, Warren, 1947-2014.
Stephenson, Geraldine, 1925-
Clark, Ernest, 1912-1994.
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
2 Entertain (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Note Disc label title: Bernard Shaw's Mrs. Warren's profession
ISBN 1419830384
1419830422 (set)
9781419830426 (set)
Standard No. 794051253521
Music No. E2535 BBC Video
E2539 BBC Video (set)

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