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Title John Le Carré's Smiley's people [videorecording] / a BBC television production in association with Paramount Pictures ; producer, Jonathan Powell ; director, Simon Langton.

Publication Info. Silver Spring, Md. : Acorn Media, [2002]
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
 PAS San Rafael Branch DVD    SMI    Coming Soon
Description 3 videodiscs (approximately 5 hr., 24 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
stamping rdapm
Description digital rdatr
optical rdarm
stereo rdacpc
5.1 Dolby Digital
NTSC rdabs
video file rdaft
DVD video
region 1 rdare
Television programs lcgft
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, Dolby digital.
Language In English; closed-captioned in English.
Performer Alec Guinness as George Smiley, with Eileen Atkins, Anthony Bate, Bernard Hepton, Michael Lonsdale, Beryl Reid, Patrick Stewart, and Bill Paterson.
Credits Music, Patrick Gowers ; cinematography, Kenneth Macmillan.
Event Produced by BBC television in 1982.
Note Based on the novel by John Le Carré ; sequel to his Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary The bespectacled spymaster is once more called from retirement to come to the aid of the 'Circus'--and he returns with a vengeance. The murder of an emigre Soviet General who was also a British agent, sends him digging into the past on a twisted trail across Europe that moves, inexorably, towards a final showdown with his old adversary, Karla of Moscow Centre.
Contents Disc 1. Episodes 1-2 (ca. 108 min.) -- Disc 2. Episodes 3-4 (ca. 108 min.) -- Disc 3. Episodes 5-6 (ca. 108 min.).
Note Special features include digitally remastered presentation ; interview with John Le Carré ; production notes ; cast filmographies ; Le Carré biography and booklist ; insert with glossary of characters and terms.
Subject Le Carré, John, 1931- -- Television adaptations.
Smiley, George (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Spies -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television adaptations.
Television mini-series.
Spy television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Added Author Langton, Simon. television director.
Powell, Jonathan, 1947- television producer.
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000, actor.
Atkins, Eileen, 1934- actor.
Bate, Anthony. actor.
Hepton, Bernard. actor.
Stewart, Patrick, 1940- actor.
Television adaptation of (work): Le Carré, John, 1931- Smiley's people.
British Broadcasting Corporation. production company.
Paramount Pictures Corporation. production company.
Acorn Media (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Smiley's people
ISBN 1569385955
Standard No. 054961595594
Music No. AMP-5955 Acorn Media

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