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The Resource The singing detective, a BBC Television production in association with ABC Australia

The singing detective, a BBC Television production in association with ABC Australia

Label
The singing detective
Title
The singing detective
Statement of responsibility
a BBC Television production in association with ABC Australia
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band
Cataloging source
UOK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, Dennis Potter ; producers, John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; director, Jon Amiel
Intended audience
Junior high school - adults
PerformerNote
Michael Gambon, Patrick Malahide, Joanne Whalley, Janet Suzman, Imelda Staunton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Malahide, Patrick
  • Whalley, Joanne
  • Suzman, Janet
  • Staunton, Imelda
  • Amiel, Jon
  • Potter, Dennis
Runtime
450
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psoriasis
  • Hallucinations and illusions
  • Authors
  • Private investigators
  • Big band music
  • England
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The singing detective, a BBC Television production in association with ABC Australia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD video
  • Videodisc release of the 1986 television miniseries
  • Based on the novel by Dennis Potter
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Not rated
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Disc 1. Skin ; Heat ; Lovely days -- Disc 2. Clues ; Pitter patter ; Who done it -- Disc 3. Bonus features
Control code
52100850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 450 min.)
Isbn
9780790771052
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051169921
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
E1699
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The singing detective, a BBC Television production in association with ABC Australia
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD video
  • Videodisc release of the 1986 television miniseries
  • Based on the novel by Dennis Potter
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Not rated
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Disc 1. Skin ; Heat ; Lovely days -- Disc 2. Clues ; Pitter patter ; Who done it -- Disc 3. Bonus features
Control code
52100850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
3 videodiscs (approximately 450 min.)
Isbn
9780790771052
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051169921
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
E1699
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD

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