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The singing detective [videorecording] / a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia
DVDs DVDs | distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video | 2003
Available at Adult DVD-TV (Call number: SIN)
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Adult DVD-TV SIN CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
[London] : BBC Home Video ; Burbank, Calif. : distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2003]
Descript
3 videodiscs (ca. 450 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD.
Note
Closed-captioned.
Cataloged from container.
Cast
Michael Gambon, Patrick Malahide, Joanne Whalley, Janet Suzman.
Credits
Writer, Dennis Potter ; producers, John Harris and Kenith Trodd ; director, Jon Amiel.
Note
Originally produced for broadcast on BBC television in 1986.
Based on the novel by Dennis Potter.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band.
Contents
Disc 1 (episodes 1-3).Skin -- Heat -- Lovely days ; Disc 2 (episodes 4-6).Clues -- Pitter patter -- Who done it ; Disc 3.Bonus features.
Note
Special features: commentary by director, Jon Amiel and producer, Kenneth Trodd ; "Dennis Potter, under the skin": interview featuring Dennis Potter's recollections of The singing detective.
Local Note
MW, 11-03; 8-05(rpl)
Genre
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Alt Title
Singing detective (Television program)
ISBN
0790771055
ISBN/ISSN
794051169921
Music #
E1699 BBC Video
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