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Title Cousin Bette [videorecording] / BBC ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; dramatized by Ray Lawler ; directed by Gareth Davies.

Imprint [Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn Media, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    COU  v.2    Staff Reported Missing
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 220 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the novel by Honoré de Balzac.
Special features: Bio of Honoré de Balzac; cast filmographies.
Contents disc 1 [Vol. 1]: Part one: Poor relations ; Part two: This house for pleasure ; Part three: Delilah and her handmaid -- disc 2 [Vol. 2]: Part four: Bitter harvest ; Part five: Family angel.
Cast Margaret Tyzack, Helen Mirren, Colin Baker, Thorley Walters, Ursula Howells.
Event Originally broadcast on BBC television in 1971.
Summary A spinster gets revenge on her cousin's family by enlisting the help of a beautiful woman, after they take away the only man that mattered to her.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Subject Single women -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Cousins -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Sculptors -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Avarice -- Drama.
Paris (France) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television mini-series
Women on television.
Melodrama -- Television mini-series.
Women -- Television mini-series.
Television series
Added Author Lisemore, Martin.
Lawler, Ray.
Davies, Gareth.
Tyzack, Margaret, 1931-2011-
Mirren, Helen.
Baker, Colin, 1943-
Walters, Thorley, 1913-1991-
Howells, Ursula.
Balzac, Honoré de, 1799-1850. Cousine Bette. English.
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Acorn Media (Firm)
ISBN 1569389020
Standard No. 054961902095
Music No. AMP-9020 Acorn Media

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