Brief encounter [videorecording] / Pinewood Films Ltd
DVDs | Criterion Collection | c2000 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD B DRAMA) plus 1 more
[S.l.] : Criterion Collection, c2000.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
The Criterion collection ; 76
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 76.
DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Cyril Raymond, Everly Gregg, Marjorie Mars, Margaret Barton.
Producer, Noel Coward ; director, David Lean ; writers, Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; director of photography, Robert Krasker ; film editor, Jack Harris ; music director, Muir Mathieson, conducting the National Symphony Orchestra ; piano soloist, Eileen Joyce.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1945.
Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Some items packaged as part of the set David Lean directs Noel Coward.
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever.
Special features: audio commentary; original theatrical trailer.
MW, 6-05; 3-12(add)
David Lean directs Noel Coward.
BRI140 Criterion Collection