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Title Arms and the man [videorecording] / by Bernard Shaw ; BBC ; produced by John Frankau ; directed by James Cellan Jones.

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 Ar56 2006    ---  Available
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Arms and the Man    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series BBC Video classics
The Shaw collection
System Details DVD, region 1.
Note First series from container; second series from box.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Helena Bonham Carter, Patsy Kensit, Dinsdale Landen, Kika Markham, Pip Torrens, Patrick Ryecart, Nicolas Chagrin, Mark Crowdy.
Note Originally released as a British television program in 1989.
"Aspect ratio 4:3"--Container.
Recorded in stereo.
"2/Entertain"--Disc label.
Summary One night, a frightened Swiss soldier of fortune climbs into the bedroom of a young Bulgarian girl and soon deflates her romantic notions about love and valor. The bonus play is set in 1796 at an inn where Napoleon rests at the start of his conquest of Italy.
Note Contains: The man of destiny (1981) / by Bernard Shaw ; producer, Louis Marks ; directed by Desmond Davis. (Cast, Delphine Seyrig, Simon Callow, David Troughton, Niall Toibin).
Subject War -- Drama.
Love -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Swiss mercenaries -- Bulgaria -- Drama.
Young women -- Bulgaria -- Drama.
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821.
France -- History -- Directory, 1795-1799 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television plays.
Biographical television programs.
Television comedies.
Added Author Jones, James Cellan, 1931-
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966-
Kensit, Patsy, 1968-
Landen, Dinsdale, 1932-2003.
Markham, Kika, 1940-
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950.
Frankau, John.
Marks, Louis.
Davis, Desmond, 1926-
Torrens, Pip, 1960-
Ryecart, Patrick, 1952-
Crowdy, Mark.
Seyrig, Delphine, 1932-1990.
Callow, Simon, 1949-
Troughton, David, 1950-
Toibin, Niall, 1929-
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
2 Entertain (Firm)
Note Disc label title: Bernard Shaw's Arms and the man
Added Title Man of destiny.
ISBN 1419830368
1419830422 (set)
9781419830426 (set)
Standard No. 794051253323
Music No. E2533 BBC Video
E2539 BBC Video (set)

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