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Title In which we serve [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Granada International ; British Lion Film Corp. Ltd. presents ; a Two Cities film by Noël Coward ; produced by Noël Coward ; directed by Noël Coward, David Lean ; a Noël Coward production ; [screenplay by Noël Coward].

Imprint [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2012]


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Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
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Series The Criterion collection ; 603
The Criterion collection ; 604
David Lean directs Noël Coward
David Lean directs Noël Coward.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 603.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 604.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital, mono.
Language In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Noël Coward, John Mills, Bernard Miles, Celia Johnson, Kay Walsh, Joyce Carey, [Derek Elphinstone, Michael Wilding, Robert Sansom, Philip Friend, Richard Attenborough].
Credits Art director, David Rawnsley ; editor, Thelma Myers ; set dressing, Norman Delaney ; Noël Coward's musical score conducted by Muir Mathieson with the London Symphony Orchestra ; photographed by Ronald Neame.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942.
Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with Blithe spirit, Brief encounter and This happy breed.
Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International.
Audience Not rated.
Summary The story of the H.M.S. Torrin, a British naval ship, from its construction through its destruction in World War II. As the surviving crew cling to life boats and wreckage awaiting rescue, they flashback to their homes and loved ones and in so doing recall just why they are fighting and whom they are fighting for.
Note Special features: Barry Day (interview with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day); A profile of "In Which We Serve" (short documentary film from 2000 on the making of the film); Coward and Attenborough at the NFT (audio recording of a 1969 conversation between actor Richard Attenborough and Coward); Trailer.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, British -- Drama.
Battleships -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Genre/Form War films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Coward, Noel, 1899-1973, film producer, film director, screenwriter, actor, composer (expression)
Lean, David, 1908-1991, film director.
Mills, John, 1908-2005, actor.
Miles, Bernard, 1907-1991, actor.
Johnson, Celia, 1908-1982, actor.
Walsh, Kay, actor.
Carey, Joyce, 1898-1993, actor.
Elphinstone, Derek, 1913-1999, actor.
Wilding, Michael, 1912-1979, actor.
Sansom, Robert, actor.
Friend, Philip, 1915-1987, actor.
Attenborough, Richard, actor.
Rawnsley, David, art director.
Connell, Thelma, 1912-1976, editor of moving image work.
Delaney, Norman, set decorator.
Mathieson, Muir, conductor.
Neame, Ronald, director of photography.
Day, Barry (Playwright), interviewee (expression)
London Symphony Orchestra.
Janus Films.
Granada International.
British Lion Films.
Two Cities Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Title on container: Noël Coward's In which we serve
ISBN 1604655607
1604655593 (set)
9781604655599 (set)
Standard No. 715515093316 set
Music No. CC2124D Criterion Collection
CC2125D Criterion Collection

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