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The Resource The singing detective, a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia ; written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; directed by Jon Amiel, (videorecording)

The singing detective, a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia ; written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; directed by Jon Amiel, (videorecording)

Label
The singing detective
Title
The singing detective
Statement of responsibility
a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia ; written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; directed by Jon Amiel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
CUZ
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Singing detective (Television program)
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Michael Gambon, Patrick Malahide, Joanne Whalley, Janet Suzman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Malahide, Patrick
  • Whalley, Joanne
  • Suzman, Janet
  • Potter, Dennis
Runtime
450
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  • Authorship
  • Detective and mystery plays
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The singing detective, a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia ; written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; directed by Jon Amiel, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Dennis Potter
  • Originally broadcast by the BBC in 1986
  • Special features include commentary by director Jon Amiel and producer Kenith Trodd, "Dennis Potter: under the skin", a documentary about Dennis Potter, interview with Dennis Potter, photo gallery, cast biographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • Clues
  • 5.
  • Pitter patter
  • 6.
  • Who done it
  • disc 3. Bonus features
  • disc 1.
  • 1.
  • Skin
  • 2.
  • Heat
  • 3.
  • Lovely days
  • disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 450 min.)
Isbn
9780790771052
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051169921
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
E1699
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52101270
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The singing detective, a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia ; written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; directed by Jon Amiel, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel by Dennis Potter
  • Originally broadcast by the BBC in 1986
  • Special features include commentary by director Jon Amiel and producer Kenith Trodd, "Dennis Potter: under the skin", a documentary about Dennis Potter, interview with Dennis Potter, photo gallery, cast biographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4.
  • Clues
  • 5.
  • Pitter patter
  • 6.
  • Who done it
  • disc 3. Bonus features
  • disc 1.
  • 1.
  • Skin
  • 2.
  • Heat
  • 3.
  • Lovely days
  • disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 450 min.)
Isbn
9780790771052
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051169921
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
E1699
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52101270
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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