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Title Little Dorrit [videorecording] / 2 Entertain ; British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC Drama/WGBH co-production ; produced by Lisa Osborne ; adapted by Andrew Davies ; directed by Dearbhla Walsh, Adam Smith, Diarmuid Lawrence.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : BBC Video : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Little    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 4 videodiscs (ca. 452 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Adapted from the novel by Charles Dickens.
Originally broadcast as a British television mini-series in 2007.
Contains all 14 episodes of the mini-series.
Special features: "Little Dorrit : an insight" featurette ; picture gallery.
Credits Music, John Lunn.
Cast Matthew Macfadyen, Claire Foy, Tom Courtenay, Alun Armstrong, Judy Parfitt, Emma Pierson, Ruth Jones, Sue Johnston, Bill Paterson, Andy Serkis, James Fleet, Freema Agyeman.
Summary When Arthur Clennam returns to London after several years abroad, he wants to learn more about his mother's new seamstress, young Amy Dorrit. His search brings him to the Marshalsea Debtors Prison, where he learns the truth about struggle and hardship in 1820s England.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC; widescreen (16x9, enhanced); Dolby digital stereo.
Source NAV 10/9 PPL
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject Marshalsea Prison (Southwark, London, England) -- Drama.
Social classes -- England -- Drama.
Women dressmakers -- England -- Drama.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
England -- Social conditions -- 19th century -- Drama.
London (England) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television mini-series.
Historical television programs.
Added Author Osborne, Lisa.
Walsh, Dearbhla, direction.
Smith, Adam, direction.
Lawrence, Diarmuid
Davies, Andrew, 1936-
Lunn, John, 1956- Composer.
Macfadyen, Matthew, 1974-
Foy, Claire, 1984-
Courtenay, Tom, 1937-
Armstrong, Alun.
Parfitt, Judy, 1935-
Pierson, Emma, 1981-
Jones, Ruth, 1966-
Johnston, Sue, 1943-
Paterson, Bill, 1945-
Serkis, Andy.
Fleet, James, 1952-
Agyeman, Freema, 1979-
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
2 Entertain (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419880675
Standard No. 883929064946
Music No. 1000092476 BBC Video/Warner Home Video
3000021038 BBC Video/Warner Home Video

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