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Uniform Title Hornblower (Television program)
Title C.C. Forester's Horatio Hornblower [videorecording] : the original adventures / produced by United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network ; producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve.

Imprint [New York, NY] : A&E Home Video : Distributed by New Video, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library DVD    HOR    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally telecast in 1998.
Bonus features: C.S. Forester biography ; nautical terms and definitions.
Contents disc 1. The duel -- disc 2. The fire ships.
Cast Denis Lawson, Dorian Healy, Ioan Gruffudd, Robert Lindsay.
Summary "He is the ultimate high-seas hero: a man of unshakable courage, unwavering principles, and extraordinary skill. Joining the Royal Navy at the outset of the bloody Napoleonic Wars, Horatio Hornblower rises quickly from raw recruit to seasoned sailor, and his exploits become the stuff of legend"--Container.
System Details DVD ; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Optional English subtitles.
Subject England and Wales. Royal Navy -- 19th century -- Drama.
Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Sailors -- Great Britain -- 19th century -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History, Naval -- 19th century -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television mini-series.
Historical television programs.
Action and adventure television programs.
Added Author Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott), 1899-1966.
Benson, Andrew.
Grieve, Andrew.
Lawson, Denis.
Healy, Dorian.
Gruffudd, Ioan.
Meridian Broadcasting.
A & E Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Horatio Hornblower : the original adventures
The duel.
The fire ships.
ISBN 1422931013
Standard No. 733961245509
Music No. AAAE245500 A&E Home Video

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