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The Resource A handful of dust, [presented by] Stagescreen Productions ; screenplay by Tim Sullivan, Derek Granger, and Charles Sturridge ; produced by Derek Granger ; directed by Charles Sturridge, (DVD videorecording)

A handful of dust, [presented by] Stagescreen Productions ; screenplay by Tim Sullivan, Derek Granger, and Charles Sturridge ; produced by Derek Granger ; directed by Charles Sturridge, (DVD videorecording)

Label
A handful of dust
Title
A handful of dust
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Stagescreen Productions ; screenplay by Tim Sullivan, Derek Granger, and Charles Sturridge ; produced by Derek Granger ; directed by Charles Sturridge
Title variation
Evelyn Waugh's A handful of dust
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1930s England, Tony and Brenda Last and their son, John Andrew, live an idyllic life in the huge Victorian country house that is the symbol of Tony's family pride. The chance arrival of a penniless scrounger irrevocably shatters the gentle balance of their lives as Brenda's search for excitement and Tony's determination to hold on to what is his eventually lead in the direction of divorce and send Tony to South America
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Peter Hannan ; editor, Peter Coulson ; music, George Fenton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
James Wilby, Kristin Scott Thomas, Rupert Graves, Anjelica Huston, Judi Dench, Alec Guinness
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1963-
  • 1934-
  • 1914-2000
  • 1903-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sullivan, Tim
  • Granger, Derek
  • Sturridge, Charles
  • Fenton, George
  • Wilby, James
  • Scott-Thomas, Kristin
  • Graves, Rupert
  • Huston, Anjelica
  • Dench, Judi
  • Guinness, Alec
  • Waugh, Evelyn
  • Stagescreen Productions
  • HBO Video (Firm)
  • Granada International (Firm)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aristocracy (Social class)
  • Adultery
  • Married people
  • Country homes
  • British
  • England
  • Brazil
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
A handful of dust, [presented by] Stagescreen Productions ; screenplay by Tim Sullivan, Derek Granger, and Charles Sturridge ; produced by Derek Granger ; directed by Charles Sturridge, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Letterboxed (14:9 aspect ratio); mono
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780783125695
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359212628
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
92126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56930692
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby surround, mono., aspect ratio 14:9, letterboxed inside a 4:3 frame
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A handful of dust, [presented by] Stagescreen Productions ; screenplay by Tim Sullivan, Derek Granger, and Charles Sturridge ; produced by Derek Granger ; directed by Charles Sturridge, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
  • Letterboxed (14:9 aspect ratio); mono
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780783125695
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359212628
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
92126
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56930692
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby surround, mono., aspect ratio 14:9, letterboxed inside a 4:3 frame
Video recording format
DVD

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