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Title Rumpole of the Bailey [videorecording] : the complete series / Thames Television Ltd ; FreemantleMedia Ltd. ; A & E Television Networks ; producers, Irene Shubik, Jacqueline Davis ; written by John Mortimer.

Imprint [Burlington, VT] : A & E Home Video ; New York : Marketed and distributed by New Video, c2006.


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 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 1:v.1    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 1:v.2    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 1:v.3    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 1:v.4    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 2:v.1    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 2:v.2    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 2:v.3    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 2:v.4    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 3:v.1    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    RUM  set 3:v.2    Available

Description 14 videodiscs (ca. 35 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on John Mortimer's best-selling books.
Special features: feature-length bonus movie "Rumpole's return"; Mortimer's musings: an interview with John Mortimer; Mckern's memories with actress Abigail Mckern (daughter of Leo McKern); Episode introductions with John Mortimer; Spot the Barrister highlighting John Mortimer's impromptu appearances; newspaper evidence; John Mortimer biography; John Mortimer bibliography and selected credits; about the Old Bailey; Official executioners of Newgate Prison.
Contents Set 1. v. 1. Rumpole and the younger generation -- Rumpole and the alternative society -- Rumpole and the honourable member -- Rumpole and the married lady -- v. 2. Rumpole and the learned friends -- Rumpole and the heavy brigade -- Rumpole and the man of God -- v. 3. Rumpole and the case of identity -- Rumpole and the show folk -- Rumpole and the fascist beast -- v. 4. Rumpole and the course of true love -- Rumpole and the age for retirement -- Rumpole's return -- Set 2. v. 1. Rumpole and the genuine article -- Rumpole and the golden thread -- Rumpole and the old boy net -- v. 2. Rumpole and the female of the species -- Rumpole and the sporting life -- Rumpole and the last resort -- v. 3. Rumpole and the old, old story -- Rumpole and the blind tasting -- Rumple and the official secret -- v. 4. Rumpole and the judge's elbow -- Rumpole and the bright seraphim -- Rumpole's last case -- Set 3. v. 1. Rumpole and the bubble reputation -- Rumpole and the barrow boy -- Rumpole and the age of miracles -- v. 2. Rumpole and the tap end -- Rumpole and portia -- Rumpole and the quality of life -- v. 3. Rumpole a la carte -- Rumpole and the summer of discontent -- Rumpole and the right to silence -- v. 4. Rumpole at the sea -- Rumpole and the quacks -- Rumpole for the prosecution -- v. 5. Rumpole and the children of the devil -- Rumpole and the miscarriage of justice -- Rumpole and the eternal triangle -- v. 6. Rumpole and the reform of Joby Jonson -- Rumpole and the family pride -- Rumpole on trial.
Cast Leo McKern.
Event Originally televised on PBS between 1978-1992.
Summary Balancing suspense and satire, Horace Rumpole tirelessly defends the downtrodden while undressing the upper classes in this courtroom drama.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital stereo.
Subject Rumpole, Horace (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Legal drama -- England -- London.
Genre/Form Legal television programs
Added Author McKern, Leo, 1920-2002
Shubik, Irene.
Davis, Jacqueline, 1956-
A & E Home Video (Firm)
New Video Group.
ISBN 0767088247 (set)
9780767088244 (set)
0767072561 (set 1)(v. 1)
9780767072564 (set 1)(v. 1)
076707257X (set 1)(v. 2)
9780767072571 (set 1)(v. 2)
0767072588 (set 1)(v. 3)
9780767072588 (set 1)(v. 3)
0767072596 (set 1)(v. 4)
9780767072595 (set 1)(v. 4)
0767072618 (set 2)(v. 1)
9780767072618 (set 2)(v. 1)
0767072626 (set 2)(v. 2)
9780767072625 (set 2)(v. 2)
0767072634 (set 2)(v. 3)
9780767072632 (set 2)(v. 3)
0767072642 (set 2)(v. 4)
9780767072649 (set 2)(v. 4)
0767084160 (set 3)(v. 1)
9780767084161 (set 3)(v. 1)
0767084179 (set 3)(v. 2)
9780767084178 (set 3)(v. 2)
0767084187 (set 3)(v. 3)
9780767084185 (set 3)(v. 3)
0767084195 (set 3)(v. 4)
9780767084192 (set 3)(v. 4)
0767084209 (set 3)(v. 5)
9780767084208 (set 3)(v. 5)
0767084217 (set 3)(v. 6)
9780767084215 (set 3)(v. 6)
Standard No. 733961746242
Music No. AAE-74624 A & E Television Network

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