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The Resource The moonstone, a co-production of BBC Television and WGBH/Boston in association with Carlton Ltd. ; produced by Chris Parr ; screenplay by Kevin Elyot ; directed by Robert Bierman, (videorecording)

The moonstone, a co-production of BBC Television and WGBH/Boston in association with Carlton Ltd. ; produced by Chris Parr ; screenplay by Kevin Elyot ; directed by Robert Bierman, (videorecording)

Label
The moonstone
Title
The moonstone
Statement of responsibility
a co-production of BBC Television and WGBH/Boston in association with Carlton Ltd. ; produced by Chris Parr ; screenplay by Kevin Elyot ; directed by Robert Bierman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A stolen Hindu diamond, the Moonstone, works its curse after being stolen from its shrine. Just before Rachel's birthday, a man named Franklin Blake announces to Rachel that the Moonstone has been bequeathed to her by Herncastle. Blake gives her the jewel on her birthday and offers to mount the jewel for her to wear. The jewel goes missing and Rachel believes that Blake stole it. Determined to prove his innocence, Blake leaves in order to pursue the real truth behind the theft
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Daly ; music, Rick Wentworth
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Greg Wise, Antony Sher, Patricia Hodge, Peter Vaughan, Peter Jeffrey, Lesley Sharp, Keeley Hawes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1949-
  • 1946-
  • 1923-
  • 1929-
  • 1964-
  • 1977-
  • 1824-1889
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bierman, Robert
  • Elyot, Kevin
  • Wise, Greg
  • Sher, Antony
  • Hodge, Patricia
  • Vaughan, Peter
  • Jeffrey, Peter
  • Sharp, Lesley
  • Hawes, Keeley
  • Collins, Wilkie
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewelry theft
  • Police
  • East Indians
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The moonstone, a co-production of BBC Television and WGBH/Boston in association with Carlton Ltd. ; produced by Chris Parr ; screenplay by Kevin Elyot ; directed by Robert Bierman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Wilkie Collins
  • Originally broadcast on BBC television in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61390615
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755256
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421339194
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG33919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; 4:3 full screen; NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The moonstone, a co-production of BBC Television and WGBH/Boston in association with Carlton Ltd. ; produced by Chris Parr ; screenplay by Kevin Elyot ; directed by Robert Bierman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Wilkie Collins
  • Originally broadcast on BBC television in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61390615
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9781593755256
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421339194
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG33919
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1; 4:3 full screen; NTSC; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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