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Title She stoops to conquer [videorecording] / by Oliver Goldsmith ; Sky Arts ; Capriol Films ; produced by Averil Brennan ; adapted and directed by Tony Britten.

Imprint Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    SHE  v.1    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    SHE  v.2    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen (16:9); Dolby Digital stereo.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Cast Mark Dexter, Susannah Fielding, Polly Hemingway, Ian Redford, Miles Jupp, Roy Marsden ... [et al.].
Credits Director of photography, Peter Eveson ; production designer, Spencer Chapman ; editor, Jeremy Brettingham ; costume designer, Andrew Joslin ; music, Tony Britten.
Note Based on the play by Oliver Goldsmith.
Contains all 5 episodes from the 2008 television mini-series.
Summary Kate is a well-bred lass who passes herself off as a barmaid in order to win the heart of her stuffy suitor. Full of mistaken identities and multiple deceptions, the play pokes fun at the various masks we all wear in different social situations. Along the way, each person learns much about the nature of true love.
Contents v. 1 Episodes 1-3 -- v. 2. Episodes 4-5.
Note Special features: [Disc 2]: "A Gooseberry fool: Oliver Goldsmith stoops to conquer:" a 50-minute documentary on the writer's life, work, and humor (written, presented and performed by Simon Butteriss ; directed by Jeremy Brettingham).
Subject Mistaken identity -- England -- Drama.
Young women -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- England -- Drama.
Interpersonal relations -- England -- Drama.
Love -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television comedies.
Television mini-series.
Added Author Brennan, Averil. Producer.
Britten, Tony. Adapter. Director.
Dexter, Mark. Actor.
Fielding, Susannah, 1985- Actor.
Hemingway, Polly. Actor.
Redford, Ian. Actor.
Jupp, Miles, 1979- Actor.
Marsden, Roy, 1941- Actor.
Brettingham, Jeremy. Film editor.
Goldsmith, Oliver, 1730?-1774. She stoops to conquer.
Sky Arts.
Capriol Films.
Acorn Media (Firm)
Note Container title: Oliver Goldsmith's She stoops to conquer
Standard No. 054961816699
Music No. AMP-8166 Acorn Media

 
    
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