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Uniform Title Hour (Television program). Series 1.
Title The hour [videorecording] / Kudos Productions Ltd. ; in association with BBC America ; written and created by Abi Morgan ; produced by Ruth Kenley-Letts ; episode directors, Coky Giedroyć, Harry Bradbeer, Jamie Payne.

Imprint [United States] : Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    HOU    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch DVD    HOU    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally produced for British television in 2011.
Contents Disc One: Episode 1 -- Episode 2 -- Episode 3 -- Bonus feature: Creating The Hour [behind the scenes featurette; ca. 20 min.] ; Disc Two: Episode 4 -- Episode 5 -- Episode 6 -- Bonus feature: Set design [behind the scenes featurette; ca. 10 min.].
Credits Editors, Xavier Russell, Gareth C. Scales ; director of photography, Chris Seager ; composer, Daniel Georgetti.
Cast Dominic West, Romola Garai, Ben Whishaw, Anna Chancellor, Oona Chaplin.
Summary "London, 1956. At Lime Grove Studios, the BBC has just launched 'The Hour,' a topical news program. At the heart of the show are three contrasting journalists: enigmatic producer Bel Rowley, a spirited woman in a man's world; her best friend, Freddie Lyon, a brilliant and passionate reporter; and charming, well-connected front man Hector Madden. As Freddie moves to cover a significant but controversial story, the trio becomes entangled in an intense interplay of politics, ambition and romance, all ignited by a mysterious murder and chilling conspiracy." -- Container.
System Details DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo ; 16:9 aspect ratio.
Language In English with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service -- Drama.
Spies -- England -- Drama.
Conspiracies -- England -- 20th century -- Drama.
Sinai Campaign, 1956 -- Drama.
Journalists -- England -- Drama.
Television broadcasting of news -- 20th century -- Drama.
Cold War -- Drama.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Television programs)
Spy television programs.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Morgan, Abi, screenwriter, director.
Giedroyc, Coky, director.
Bradbeer, Harry, director.
Payne, Jamie, director.
West, Dominic, 1970- actor.
Garai, Romola, 1982- actor.
Whishaw, Ben, 1980- actor.
Chancellor, Anna, actor.
Chaplin, Oona, 1986- actor.
Kudos.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
2 Entertain Video (Firm)
BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
Added Title Hour
ISBN 0780676815 : $27.00
9780780676817
Standard No. 883929191482
883929243563
Music No. 1000204066 British Broadcasting Corporation
3000042577 British Broadcasting Corporation

 
    
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