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Uniform Title Inspector George Gently (Television program). Series 8.
Title George Gently. Series 8 [videorecording] / Company Pictures ; directors, Robert del Maestro, Bryn Higgins ; written by Charlotte Wolf and Robert Murphy ; produced by Dominic Barlow ; created for television by Peter Flannery.

Publication Info. [Silver Spring, Maryland] : Acorn Media, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    GEO-8    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (186 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Television program
System Details DVD, 16:9 widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Cast Martin Shaw, Lee Ingleby, Lisa McGrillis.
Note Based on the novels by Alan Hunter.
Wide screen.
Summary The eight season moves into the 1970s, with DCI George Gently facing retirement. In the opening episode Gently discovers the victim's wife was convicted of the murder eight years ago, he decides to re-open the case; a controversial move. But DI Bacchus opposes Gently's decision, not least because he worked as a DS on the original investigation and putting mentor and protégé at complete odds.
Note Bonus features: interviews with cast and crew; behind-the scenes.
Contents Disc 1. Gently liberated -- disc 2. Gently and the new age.
Subject Gently, George, Inspector (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Television adaptations.
Historical television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Flannery, Peter, creator.
Del Maestro, Robert, television director.
Higgins, Bryn, television director.
Shaw, Martin, 1945- actor.
Ingleby, Lee, actor.
McGrillis, Lisa, actor.
Television adaptation of (work): Hunter, Alan, 1922-2005. Inspector Gently novels.
Company Pictures (Firm), production company.
Acorn Media (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 054961263196
Music No. AMP2631 Acorn Media

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