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The Resource The American, PBS Home Video and Paramount Home Entertainment ; produced by Fiona Finlay ; screenplay, Michael Hastings ; directed by Paul Unwin. --, (videorecording)

The American, PBS Home Video and Paramount Home Entertainment ; produced by Fiona Finlay ; screenplay, Michael Hastings ; directed by Paul Unwin. --, (videorecording)

Label
The American
Title
The American
Statement of responsibility
PBS Home Video and Paramount Home Entertainment ; produced by Fiona Finlay ; screenplay, Michael Hastings ; directed by Paul Unwin. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Christopher Newman is a 19th-century 'new man' who has amassed a fortune in California, and heads to Paris to learn its ways and find a wife. There he finds a young widow whose beauty ignites desire in the American
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tony Miller ; editor, Kate Evans ; music, Stephen McKeon
Dewey number
791.4572
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Matthew Modine, Aisling O'Sullivan, Diana Rigg, Brenda Fricker, Andrew Scott
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1843-1916
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Modine, Matthew
  • O'Sullivan, Aisling
  • Rigg, Diana
  • Fricker, Brenda
  • James, Henry
  • PBS Home Video
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Visitors, Foreign
  • Made-for-TV movies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The American, PBS Home Video and Paramount Home Entertainment ; produced by Fiona Finlay ; screenplay, Michael Hastings ; directed by Paul Unwin. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Henry James
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2001
  • DVD is out of print
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781415711132
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050395
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
705039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00075381
  • 549384
System details
DVD, region 1 ; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The American, PBS Home Video and Paramount Home Entertainment ; produced by Fiona Finlay ; screenplay, Michael Hastings ; directed by Paul Unwin. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Henry James
  • Originally broadcast on television in 2001
  • DVD is out of print
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781415711132
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
841887050395
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
705039
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbg00075381
  • 549384
System details
DVD, region 1 ; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      43.1603307 -79.2460639
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