[Boston, Mass.] : WGBH Boston Video, c2004.
2 videodiscs (ca. 4 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Closed-captioned ; audio-described.
Helen McCrory, Kevin McKidd, Stephen Dillane, Douglas Henshall, Mark Strong.
Producer, Matthew Bird ; adaptation, Alan Cubitt ; director, David Blair ; director of photography, Ryszard Lenczewski ; editors, Mark Day and Frances Parker ; composer, John Keane.
Originally broadcast in 2000 as a television mini-series in England on Masterpiece Theatre.
Based on the novel by Leo Tolstoy.
"This richly detailed film charts the tragic romantic triangle formed when the dashing Count Vronsky defies social conventions and falls into forbidden love with Anna, the ignored wife of an aristocrat. Soon, Anna's children--a son by Karenin and an illegitimate daughter by Vronsky--become pawns in Karenin's game to see that Anna pays a terrible price for her indiscretion."--Container.
MW, 5-09; 7-10(add)
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
WG33179 WGBH Boston Video