The Resource Joe Maddison's war, Produced by Howard Ella ; directed by Patrick Collerton, (videorecording)

Joe Maddison's war, Produced by Howard Ella ; directed by Patrick Collerton, (videorecording)

Label
Joe Maddison's war
Title
Joe Maddison's war
Statement of responsibility
Produced by Howard Ella ; directed by Patrick Collerton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Newcastle, England, 1940. A veteran of the First World War and now too old to serve in World War II, shipyard worker Joe Maddison (Kevin Whately - Inspector Morse) feels depressed and past his prime. Shocked when his wife leaves him for a sailor, Joe and his friend Harry (Robson Green - Wire in the Blood) decide they need a new challenge and volunteer to join the Home Guard, headed by local pharmacist Mr. Simpson (Derek Jacobi - The King's Speech) - a decision that leads Joe on an unexpected journey of self-discovery, involving lessons in friendship, bravery and love
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Composer, Kevin Sargent ; written by Alan Plater
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
PG
PerformerNote
Kevin Whately, Robson Green, Derek Jacobi, Melanie Hill, Trevor Fox, John Woodvine, Angela Lonsdale, Sammy Dobson, James Atherton, James Baxter, Madelaine Newton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whately, Kevin
  • Green, Robson
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Hill, Melanie
  • Fox, Trevor
  • Woodvine, John
  • Lonsdale, Angela
  • Dobson, Sammy
  • Atherton, James
  • Baxter, James
  • ITV Productions
  • BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Male friendship
  • Made-for-TV movies
  • England
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Joe Maddison's war, Produced by Howard Ella ; directed by Patrick Collerton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (ca. 86 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
066805310621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
31062-D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00102374
  • 683132
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Joe Maddison's war, Produced by Howard Ella ; directed by Patrick Collerton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodiscs (ca. 86 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
066805310621
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
31062-D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00102374
  • 683132
System details
DVD ; widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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