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Othello
Ian McKellen, Imogen Stubbs, Willard White, Zoe Wanamaker & others. Trevor Nunn, director.
Studio: Image Entertainment.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 014381262223.  Daedalus Item Code: 48632
 
Based on a Royal Shakespeare production, this all-star version of Shakespeare's tragedy was shown on British television in 1990. The editors of the Riverside Shakespeare suggest that director ... (Read More)
 
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Paris When It Sizzles
William Holden, Audrey Hepburn, Marlene Dietrich, Mel Ferrer, Noel Coward & others. Richard Quine, director.
Studio: Paramount Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 097361436746.  Daedalus Item Code: 48173
 
Filmed on location in Paris, this 1964 romantic comedy (adapted from Julien Duvivier's La Fête à Henriette) reunited the stars of 1954's Sabrina, William Holden and Audrey Hepburn. ... (Read More)
 
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The Pelican Brief
Julia Roberts, Denzel Washington, Sam Shepard, John Heard, Tony Goldwyn & others. Alan J. Pakula, director.
Studio: Warner Bros..   Format: cutout DVD Letterbox.
UPC: 883929091263.  Daedalus Item Code: 48164
 
When two Supreme Court justices are murdered, an ambitious law student (Julia Roberts) turns her suspicions about their deaths into a speculative legal brief that sends shock waves into the highest ... (Read More)
 
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Persuasion
Ann Fairbank, Bryan Marshall, Basil Dignam & others. Howard Baker, director.
Studio: BBC.   Format: DVD Full screen.
UPC: 794051168627.  Daedalus Item Code: 35358
 
When Anne Elliot (Ann Fairbank) turned down Captain Wentworth's (Bryan Marshall) proposal of marriage, she had allowed herself to be "persuaded" by her snobbish family's conviction of his ... (Read More)
 
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Playing Shakespeare
Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart, Ben Kingsley, David Suchet, Peggy Ashcroft & others.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 4 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961822195 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48672
 
Royal Shakespeare Company director John Barton holds nine master classes on Shakespearean performance styles with 21 of Britain's finest actors. In these intensive acting workshops from 1984, they ... (Read More)
 
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The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Geraldine McEwan, John Castle, Lynsey Baxter & others.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: 3 DVDs Full screen.
UPC: 054961891092.  Daedalus Item Code: 38653
 
Based on Muriel Spark's celebrated novel, this seven-part 1978 miniseries stars Geraldine McEwan as the imperious, unorthodox educator of impressionable young ladies at the Marcia Blaine School for ... (Read More)
 
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Riding in Cars with Boys: Special Edition
Drew Barrymore, James Woods, Steve Zahn, Brittany Murphy & others. Penny Marshall, director.
Studio: Columbia Pictures.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396064560 .  Daedalus Item Code: 35726
 
The humor, pizzazz, and rock-solid emotional support in the enduring relationship between two hapless teenage mothers is portrayed pitch perfectly by Drew Barrymore and the late Brittany Murphy in ... (Read More)
 
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Sergeant Cribb: The Complete Series
Alan Dobie, William Simons, David Waller & others.
Studio: BFS Entertainment.   Format: 7 DVDs.
UPC: 066805310720.  Daedalus Item Code: 48571
 
As seen on PBS's Mystery! in the early 1980s, Sergeant Cribb follows the cases of a detective assigned to the new Criminal Investigation Department of Victorian-era Scotland Yard, a ... (Read More)
 
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Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars
Jonathan Pryce, Bill Paterson, Anna Chancellor, Michael Maloney & others. Julian Kemp, director.
Studio: Acorn Media.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 054961897391.  Daedalus Item Code: 48366
 
Children are disappearing, policemen are being poisoned, and Sherlock Holmes (Jonathan Pryce) is under house arrest, falsely accused of malfeasance. Enter the Baker Street Irregulars; introduced by ... (Read More)
 
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Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atwill, Dennis Hoey & others. Roy William Neill, director.
Studio: MPI Home Video.   Format: cutout DVD.
UPC: 030306754598.  Daedalus Item Code: 35204
 
In this 1943 film, Sherlock Holmes squares off against his diabolical nemesis Professor Moriarty (Lionel Atwill), who has kidnapped the inventor of a new technologically advanced bomb site and is ... (Read More)
 
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A Single Man
Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Matthew Goode, Nicholas Hoult & others. Tom Ford, director.
Studio: Sony Pictures.   Format: DVD Widescreen.
UPC: 043396353831 .  Daedalus Item Code: 35737
 
In his superb directorial debut, Tom Ford gives us this beautifully styled, subtly played adaptation of Christopher Isherwood's 1964 novel. Colin Firth earned Oscar, Golden Globe, and SAG Award ... (Read More)
 
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Six Centuries of Verse
John Gielgud, host. Peggy Ashcroft, Lee Remick, Stacy Keach, Julian Glover, Anthony Hopkins & others.
Studio: Athena.   Format: 3 DVDs, boxed Full screen.
UPC: 054961837397 .  Daedalus Item Code: 48677
 
The best way to experience great poetry is to hear it read aloud, preferably by such outstanding actors as Peggy Ashcroft, Ralph Richardson, Cyril Cusack, and Anthony Hopkins. Seen on public ... (Read More)
 
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