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Title The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency. The complete first season [videorecording] / The Weinstein Company ; Home Box Office ; BBC ; Mirage Enterprises ; Cinechicks ; Film Afrika Worldwide ; series producer, Tim Bricknell.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Home Box Office ; New York : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2009.


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 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Number    ---  Available
Description 3 videodiscs (451 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the novels by Alexander McCall Smith.
Originally broadcast on BBC1 in 2009.
Contains the pilot and all 6 episodes from the first season.
Special features include: Bostwana: the gem of Africa; Anthony Minghella's No. 1 film; The beat of Botswana; The making of The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency; The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency: author's diary.
Contents Disc 1. Pilot ; The big bonanza -- disc 2. Poison ; The boy with an African heart ; Problems in moral philosophy -- disc 3. Beauty and integrity ; A real Botswana diamond.
Cast Jill Scott, Anika Noni Rose, Lucian Msamati, Desmond Dube.
Summary Follows Mma Ramotste, a recently bereaved woman, as she sets up the only woman-run Private Detective Agency in Botswana and her attempts to get it off the ground. She gets help from Mma Makutsi, her new secretary, and Mr. JLB Matekoni, the owner and super mechanic of the wonderful Speedy Motors. Mma Ramotste takes on cases, meets many new people who need her help - from a woman who thinks the man who has turned up at her door is not her father, to another lady who has a boyfriend who may or may not be faithful to her.
Audience Rated: TV-PG.
Canadian Home video rating: 14 up.
System Details DVD; Region 1, widescreen (16:9) presention; Dolby Digital.
Source NBK 10/9 PPL
Language Language tracks in English (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 2.0), with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Imaginary organization) -- Drama.
Women detectives -- Botswana -- Drama.
Women-owned business enterprises -- Botswana -- Drama.
Secretaries -- Botswana -- Drama.
Mechanics (Persons) -- Botswana -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Botswana -- Drama.
Mujeres detectives -- Botswana -- Teatro.
Empresas nuevas -- Botswana -- Teatro.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs.
Television series.
Added Author Bricknell, Timothy.
Scott, Jill, 1972-
Rose, Anika Noni, 1972-
McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series.
Weinstein Company.
Home Box Office (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Mirage Enterprises.
Cinechicks (Firm)
Film Afrika Worldwide (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Number One Ladies' Detective Agency
No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency (Television program)
ISBN 1419883380
Standard No. 883929076666
Music No. 4000018931 Home Box Office
2000017330 Home Box Office

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