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Title Raffles [videorecording] : the complete collection / Yorkshire Television ; adapted by Philip Mackie ; directed by Christopher Hodson, David Cunliffe, Alan Gibson, Jim Goddard, John Davies ; produced by Jacky Stoller.

Imprint Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media : ITV Global, [2010]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    RAF    Available
Description 4 videodiscs (ca. 726 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the stories by E.W. Hornung.
Originally televised in 1977 as a British television series. Pilot originally aired in 1975.
Special features: production notes; biography of author E. W. Hornung.
Contents disc 1. The amateur cracksmen (pilot) -- The first step -- A costume piece -- The spoils of sacrilege -- disc 2. The gold cup -- The chest of silver -- The last laugh -- A trap to catch a cracksman -- disc 3. To catch a thief -- A bad night -- Mr Justice Raffles -- disc 4. Home affairs -- The gift of the emperor -- An old flame.
Cast Anthony Valentine, Christopher Strauli.
Summary Gentleman of leisure, ladies' man, and professional cricketer A. J. Raffles has an unusual hobby: grand larceny. Follow his mischievous adventures with his old school chum Bunny as they hobnob with, and rob, the high society of Victorian England. Includes the never-before-released pilot episode.
Audience Not rated. Contains partial nudity.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital; full screen (4:3 aspect ratio).
Subject Raffles (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Jewelry theft -- Drama.
Criminals -- England -- Drama.
Upper class -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs
Television comedies
Added Author Mackie, Philip. Screenwriter.
Hodson, Christopher, 1929- Director.
Goddard, Jim. Director.
Cunliffe, David. Director.
Gibson, Alan, 1938- Director.
Stoller, Jacky. Producer.
Valentine, Anthony. Actor.
Strauli, Christopher, 1946- Actor.
Hornung, E. W. (Ernest William), 1866-1921. Raffles.
Yorkshire Television.
Acorn Media (Firm)
ITV Global Entertainment.
Added Title Raffles (Television program)
ISBN 9781598283891
1598283898
Standard No. 054961838998
Music No. AMP-8389 Acorn Media

 
    
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