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The Resource Scoop, a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar

Scoop, a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar

Label
Scoop
Title
Scoop
Statement of responsibility
a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mistaken for a foreign correspondent, a mild-mannered wildlife writer is sent to a fictional African country on the eve of a war. He flounders through a sea of wild rumors and sleazy journalists desperate for a story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Michael Maloney, Denholm Elliott, Herbert Lom, Michael Hordern, Nicola Pagett, Donald Pleasence
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1957-
  • 1911-1995
  • 1945-
  • 1903-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birtwistle, Sue
  • Boyd, William
  • Millar, Gavin
  • Maloney, Michael
  • Elliott, Denholm
  • Lom, Herbert
  • Hordern, Michael
  • Pagett, Nicola
  • Pleasence, Donald
  • Waugh, Evelyn
  • London Weekend Television (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Journalists
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Scoop, a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by ITV in 1987
  • Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh
  • Special features: Evelyn Waugh biography; Evelyn Waugh in his own words; cast profiles
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780779256617
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
066805306617
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
30661
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54755660
  • (Sirsi) o54755660
  • (TMQ) o54755660
  • 320266
  • 320266
System details
  • DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
  • DVD format ; region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Scoop, a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by ITV in 1987
  • Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh
  • Special features: Evelyn Waugh biography; Evelyn Waugh in his own words; cast profiles
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780779256617
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
066805306617
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
30661
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm54755660
  • (Sirsi) o54755660
  • (TMQ) o54755660
  • 320266
  • 320266
System details
  • DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
  • DVD format ; region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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