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The Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries: Complete Collection
Ian Carmichael & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 6 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961880591.  Daedalus Item Code: 49039
 
A wealthy bon vivant of the 1920s, Lord Peter Wimsey is played to perfection by British comedy actor Ian Carmichael in these original BBC adaptations of the Dorothy L. Sayers mystery novels. It was ... (Read More)
 
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Lost Empires
Colin Firth, Laurence Olivier, John Castle & others. Alan Grint, director.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 3 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 054961853397 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48247
 
Colin Firth leads an all-star cast in this sumptuous PBS miniseries from the late 1980s, adapted from J.B. Priestley's 1965 novel about a young Yorkshireman named Richard Herncastle. Eager to see ... (Read More)
 
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Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
William Holden, Jennifer Jones & others. Henry King, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 024543060970.  Daedalus Item Code: 48324
 
Set against the backdrop of the Korean War, this 1955 interracial love story was nominated for eight Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and won three: for Best Costume Design, Alfred Newman's ... (Read More)
 
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The Man with the Golden Arm
Frank Sinatra, Eleanor Parker, Kim Novak, Darren McGavin & others. Otto Preminger, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 085393337124.  Daedalus Item Code: 48275
 
Nominated for three Academy Awards—including a Best Actor nomination for Frank Sinatra's gritty portrayal of Frankie Machine, a drug addict trying to stay straight—Otto Preminger's 1955 black and ... (Read More)
 
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Marlon Brando Collection: The Ugly American; The Night of the Following Day
Marlon Brando, Eiji Okada, Sandra Church, Richard Boone & others. George Englund & Hubert Cornfield, directors.
Studio: Universal.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 011891850315.  Daedalus Item Code: 48296
 
Here, are two films from one of the best—Marlon Brando, often considered the greatest actor of his generation. Nominated for two Golden Globes (Best Picture and Best Actor) and based on a ... (Read More)
 
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Midsomer Murders, Set 18: Small Mercies; The Creeper; The Great and the Good
John Nettles, Jason Hughes, Margaret Tyzack, Jenny Agutter, Paul Shelley & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Widescreen.
UPC: 054961859290.  Daedalus Item Code: 48473
 
Homicide, blackmail, and betrayal: that's just a taste of what goes on behind the well-trimmed hedges of Midsomer County. Inspired by the novels of Caroline Graham, "the best detective writer since ... (Read More)
 
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Midsomer Murders, Set 19: The Made-to Measure Murders; The Sword of Guillaume; Blood on the Saddle; The Silend Land
John Nettles, Jason Hughes, James Wilby, Saskia Reeves, Neil Dudgeon & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed Widescreen.
UPC: 054961872398.  Daedalus Item Code: 48474
 
In this "British rural version of Law & Order" (San Francisco Chronicle), Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby of the Causton Criminal Investigation Department (John Nettles) is aided ... (Read More)
 
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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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The Mists of Avalon
Anjelica Huston, Julianna Margulies, Joan Allen, Samantha Mathis & others. Uli Edel, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 053939663624.  Daedalus Item Code: 48412
 
Based on Marion Zimmer Bradley's bestseller, this 2001 film retells the Arthurian legend from the perspective of the women who used spiritual powers to shape events behind the scenes. Anjelica Huston ... (Read More)
 
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My Side of the Mountain
Teddy Eccles, Theodore Bikel & others. James B. Clark, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 097360681345.  Daedalus Item Code: 48103
 
When a family trip is abruptly cancelled, 13-year-old Sam Gribley (Teddy Eccles) is unable to conduct the algae experiments he planned for the summer. The precocious teen writes a note to his ... (Read More)
 
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Never Let Me Go
Carey Mulligan, Andrew Garfield, Keira Knightley & others. Mark Romanek, director.
Studio: 20th Century Fox.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 024543714262.  Daedalus Item Code: 35395
 
Kathy (Carey Mulligan), Ruth (Keira Knightley), and Tommy (Andrew Garfield) are best friends who grow up together at an isolated English boarding school where their existence is sheltered and their ... (Read More)
 
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Oliver Twist
Timothy Spall, William Miller, Adam Arnold, Tom Hardy & others. Coky Giedroyc, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 883929047352.  Daedalus Item Code: 35365
 
This 2007 adaptation of Dickens's oft-filmed story is surprisingly modern in its music, sense of humor, and characters' mannerisms, and offers several fresh twists, including a kosher Fagin (Timothy ... (Read More)
 
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