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The Resource The Oscar Wilde collection, BBC Worldwide Americas

The Oscar Wilde collection, BBC Worldwide Americas

Label
The Oscar Wilde collection
Title
The Oscar Wilde collection
Statement of responsibility
BBC Worldwide Americas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of four of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces. Importance of being earnest: Two young men have taken to bending the truth in order to add excitement to their lives. However, their deceptions eventually cross paths, resulting in a series of crises that threaten to spoil their romantic pursuits. Pictue of Dorian Gray: Presents the story of a wealthy English gentleman who gradually sinks into a life of dissipation and crime. Ideal husband: A dazzling blend of farce and morality that explores human frailty and social hypocrisy. Lady Windermere's fan: Centers around the arrival of a mysterious woman who hopes to break into London's society
Related
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
PerformerNote
Cast: Sir John Gielgud, Joan Plowright, Jeremy Brett, Susan Hampshire, Gemma Jones, Kenneth Cranham
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-2000
  • 1933-1995
  • 1937-
  • 1944-
  • 1854-1900
  • 1957-
  • 1947-
  • 1953-
  • 1891-1992
  • 1909-1989
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gielgud, John
  • Plowright, Joan
  • Brett, Jeremy
  • Hampshire, Susan
  • Jones, Gemma
  • Cranham, Kenneth
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • McGann, Paul
  • Redman, Amanda
  • Frazer, Rupert
  • Ogle, Natalie
  • McCowen, Alec
  • Firth, Peter
  • Ffrangcon-Davies, Gwen
  • Munro, Nan
  • Dignam, Mark
  • Bowker, Judi
  • BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • BBC Video (Firm)
Runtime
408
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Supernatural
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Oscar Wilde collection, BBC Worldwide Americas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television broadcast
  • Based on the work of Oscar Wilde
  • Special feature: Life and loves of Oscar Wilde (60 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The importance of being earnest (1988) -- The picture of Dorian Gray (1976) -- An ideal husband (1969) -- Lady Windermere's fan (1985)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (408 min.)
Isbn
9780790768700
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051167026
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
E1670
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50306423
  • (Sirsi) o50306423
  • (TMQ) o50306423
  • 297894
  • 297894
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD format
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • laserdisc
Label
The Oscar Wilde collection, BBC Worldwide Americas
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced for television broadcast
  • Based on the work of Oscar Wilde
  • Special feature: Life and loves of Oscar Wilde (60 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The importance of being earnest (1988) -- The picture of Dorian Gray (1976) -- An ideal husband (1969) -- Lady Windermere's fan (1985)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (408 min.)
Isbn
9780790768700
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051167026
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
E1670
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50306423
  • (Sirsi) o50306423
  • (TMQ) o50306423
  • 297894
  • 297894
System details
  • DVD
  • DVD format
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • laserdisc

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