The Oscar Wilde collection

Format: DVD 2002
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies DVD OSCAR
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Movies
 
Call Number  DVD OSCAR
 
 
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD OSC
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD OSC
 
 
Summary
Four films from the celebrated author Oscar Wilde. Includes: 'An Ideal Husband,' 'Importance of Being Earnest,' 'Lady Windermere's Fan,' and 'The Picture of Dorian Gray.' Produced for the BBC.
Contents
[1] Stage left. The importance of being Earnest (1986) ; The picture of Dorian Gray (1976) (196 min.)
[2] Stage right. An ideal husband (1969) ; Lady Windermere's fan (1985) ; The life and loves of Oscar Wilde (1995) (260 min.).

Additional Information
Subjects Wilde, Oscar, -- 1854-1900 -- Film and video adaptations.
Identity (Psychology) -- Drama.
Supernatural -- Drama.
Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [London] : Burbank, CA :BBC Video ;2002
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
Other Titles Importance of being earnest.
Picture of Dorian Gray.
Ideal husband.
Lady Windermere's fan.
Life and loves of Oscar Wilde.
Stage left
Stage right
Contributors Plowright, Joan.
McGann, Paul.
Redman, Amanda, 1957-
Frazer, Rupert.
Ogle, Natalie.
Jones, Gemma.
McCowen, Alec.
Brett, Jeremy, 1933-1995.
Firth, Peter, 1953-
Gielgud, John, 1904-2000.
Ffrangcon-Davies, Gwen, 1891-1992.
Munro, Nan.
Dignam, Mark, 1909-1989.
Bowker, Judi, 1954-
British Broadcasting Corporation.
BBC Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Importance of being earnest: Joan Plowright, Paul McGann, Amanda Redman, Rupert Frazer, Natalie Ogle, Gemma Jones, Alec McCowen. Picture of Dorian Grey: Jeremy Brett, Peter Firth, John Gielgud, Gwen Ffrangon-Davies, Nan Munro, Mark Dignam, Judi Bowker. Ideal husband: Jeremy Brett, Susan Hampshire, Keith Michell, Dinah Sheridan. Lady Windermere's fan: Helena Little, Tim Woodward, Stephanie Turner, Kenneth Cranham, Sara Kestleman.
Other Contributors Importance: producer, Shaun Sutton ; director, Stuart Burge. Picture: producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie; dramatist, John Osborne ; music, Joseph Horovitz. Ideal husband: producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rudolph Cartier. Lady Windemere's fan: producer, Louis Marks ; director, Tony Smith. Life and loves: a BBC/Arts and Entertainment Networks co-production ; producer, Annie Paul.
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Productions for television originally broadcast from 1969 through 1995.
Based on the work of Oscar Wilde.
Special features: the documentary, "The Life and loves of Oscar Wilde"; dramatis personae for each play.
System Details DVD.
Description 2 videodiscs (456 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0790768704
9780790768700
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