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Midsomer Murders: Beyond the Grave
John Nettles, Daniel Casey & others. Moira Armstrong, director.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: DVD.
UPC: 054961587490 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48246
 
Based on the Chief Inspector Barnaby books by Caroline Graham, the long-running British detective series Midsomer Murders delights fans with its sly wit, idyllic village settings, macabre ... (Read More)
 
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Les Misérables
Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Michael Rennie, Debra Paget & others. Richard Boleslawski & Lewis Milestone, directors.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 024543425793.  Daedalus Item Code: 58540
 
Two film editions of the Victor Hugo classic are included here on one disc (one film per side): the Oscar-nominated 1935 version starring Fredric March as Valjean the ex-convict and Charles Laughton ... (Read More)
 
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The Namesake
Kal Penn, Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Jacinda Barrett, Zuleikha Robinson & others. Mira Nair, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 02453456087.  Daedalus Item Code: 48577
 
Based on the bestselling novel by Jhumpa Lahiri and brought to the screen in 2006 by Mira Nair, this epic family saga takes a provocative look at immigration and cultural displacement. Kal Penn of ... (Read More)
 
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Nicholas Nickleby; Jack the Giant Killer: 2 Classic Films
Jim Broadbent, Charlie Hunnam, Anne Hathaway, Kerwin Matthews, Judi Meredith & others. Douglas McGrath & Nathan Juran, directors.
Studio: MGM.   Format: DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 011891517614.  Daedalus Item Code: 58354
 
After his father dies, 19-year-old Nicholas Nickleby (Charlie Hunnam) must provide for his family, even as his ruthless Uncle Ralph (Christopher Plummer) attempts to destroy them. The stellar cast of ... (Read More)
 
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The Old Curiosity Shop
Derek Jacobi, Toby Jones, Sophie Vavasseur, Adrian Rawlins, Martin Freeman & others. Brian Percival, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929048809.  Daedalus Item Code: 68304
 
Filmed in Ireland for BBC television in 2007, and appearing on PBS's Masterpiece Classic, this adaptation of Charles Dickens's celebrated 1841 novel stars Irish actress Sophie Vavasseur as ... (Read More)
 
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Oliver Twist
George C. Scott, Tim Curry, Richard Charles, Martin Tempest & others. Clive Donner, director.
Studio: E1 Entertainment.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 741952730491.  Daedalus Item Code: 68277
 
(Emmy Nominee/Outstanding Achievement in Makeup) This 1982 Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie adapted Charles Dickens's classic novel of an orphan who escapes a squalid workhouse (presided ... (Read More)
 
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On the Road
Sam Riley, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Stewart, Amy Adams, Tom Sturridge & others. Walter Salles, director.
Studio: IFC Films.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 030306986692.  Daedalus Item Code: 58327
 
(Palme d'Or Nominee) Nominated for the Palme d'Or in 2012 at the Cannes Film Festival, On the Road is the adaptation of Jack Kerouac's 1957 novel that executive producer Francis Ford ... (Read More)
 
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Papillon
Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman, Victor Jory, Don Gordon & others. Franklin J. Schaffner, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 012569700970.  Daedalus Item Code: 68008
 
Steve McQueen received a Golden Globe nomination for his convincing portrayal of Henri Charrière, aka Papillon ("Butterfly"), a falsely accused inmate of Devil's Island with an unrelenting drive to ... (Read More)
 
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Parade's End
Judi Dench, Ronald Hines, Jeanne Moody & others. Alan Cooke, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: 2 cutout DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 883929329359.  Daedalus Item Code: 68249
 
Judi Dench's long and illustrious career had only just begun when she appeared as suffragette Valentine Wannop in this 1964 BBC adaptation of Ford Madox Ford's tetralogy of novels. Wannop becomes the ... (Read More)
 
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P.D. James—The Essential Collection
Roy Marsden, Ian Bannen, Joss Ackland, Geoffrey Palmer, Pauline Collins, Susannah York, Robert Pugh & others.
Studio: Koch Vision.   Format: 15 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 741952656593.  Daedalus Item Code: 68278
 
Based on P.D. James's award-winning mystery novels, these nine ITV features star Roy Marsden as Scotland Yard's Chief Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh, a policeman with a taste for poetry and sports ... (Read More)
 
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P.D. James Mysteries—Cover Her Face
Roy Marsden & others.
Studio: Lance Entertainment.   Format: 2 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 741952660699.  Daedalus Item Code: 68120
 
Adam Dalgliesh is called in to investigate the murder of a drug dealer found strangled in the basement of a respectable London book club. His key witness is a young single mother, Sally Jupp, on a ... (Read More)
 
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P.D. James Mysteries—Devices and Desires
Roy Marsden, Susannah York, Gemma Jones, James Faulkner & others. John Davies, director.
Studio: Koch.   Format: 2 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 741952656494.  Daedalus Item Code: 68111
 
(Edgar Nominee) After publishing his second volume of poetry, Chief Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh retreats to a seaside estate he has inherited from his late aunt. However, in this 1991 ... (Read More)
 
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