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The Oscar Wilde collection [DVD videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation.

Contributor(s): Plowright, Joan | McGann, Paul | Redman, Amanda, 1957- | Frazer, Rupert | Ogle, Natalie | Jones, Gemma | McCowen, Alec | Brett, Jeremy, 1933-1995 | Firth, Peter, 1953- | Gielgud, John, Sir, 1904- | Ffrangcon-Davies, Gwen, 1891-1992 | Munro, Nan | Dignam, Mark, 1909-1989 | Bowker, Judi, 1954- | British Broadcasting Corporation | BBC Video (Firm) | Warner Home Video (Firm).
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: [London] : Burbank, CA : BBC Video ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2002Description: 2 videodiscs (456 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0790768704.Other title: Stage left [DVD videorecording] [Part title of disc 1:] | Stage right [DVD videorecording] [Part title of disc 2:].Subject(s): Identity (Psychology) -- Drama | Supernatural -- Drama | Mothers and daughters -- Drama | Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 -- Film and video adaptations | DVDs for the hearing impairedGenre/Form: Feature films.DDC classification: 791.45/75
Contents:
[1] Stage left. The importance of being earnest (1986) ; The picture of Dorian Gray (1976) (196 min.) -- [2] Stage right. An ideal husband (1969) ; Lady Windermere's fan (1985) ; The life and loves of Oscar Wilde (1995) (260 min.).
Production Credits: Importance: producer, Shaun Sutton ; director, Stuart Burge. Picture: producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie; dramatist, John Osborne ; music, Joseph Horovitz. Ideal husband: producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rudolph Cartier. Lady Windemere's fan: producer, Louis Marks ; director, Tony Smith. Life and loves: a BBC/Arts and Entertainment Networks co-production ; producer, Annie Paul.
Cast: Importance of being earnest: Joan Plowright, Paul McGann, Amanda Redman, Rupert Frazer, Natalie Ogle, Gemma Jones, Alec McCowen. Picture of Dorian Grey: Jeremy Brett, Peter Firth, John Gielgud, Gwen Ffrangon-Davies, Nan Munro, Mark Dignam, Judi Bowker. Ideal husband: Jeremy Brett, Susan Hampshire, Keith Michell, Dinah Sheridan. Lady Windermere's fan: Helena Little, Tim Woodward, Stephanie Turner, Kenneth Cranham, Sara Kestleman.Summary: A collection of four of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces, and a 1995 documentary about his life, his relationship with Alfred Douglas and the trials that destroyed his career. Includes reflections by Wilde's grandson Merlin Holland, and Douglas' grandniece Alice Douglas.
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Importance of being earnest: Joan Plowright, Paul McGann, Amanda Redman, Rupert Frazer, Natalie Ogle, Gemma Jones, Alec McCowen. Picture of Dorian Grey: Jeremy Brett, Peter Firth, John Gielgud, Gwen Ffrangon-Davies, Nan Munro, Mark Dignam, Judi Bowker. Ideal husband: Jeremy Brett, Susan Hampshire, Keith Michell, Dinah Sheridan. Lady Windermere's fan: Helena Little, Tim Woodward, Stephanie Turner, Kenneth Cranham, Sara Kestleman.

Importance: producer, Shaun Sutton ; director, Stuart Burge. Picture: producer, Cedric Messina ; director, John Gorrie; dramatist, John Osborne ; music, Joseph Horovitz. Ideal husband: producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rudolph Cartier. Lady Windemere's fan: producer, Louis Marks ; director, Tony Smith. Life and loves: a BBC/Arts and Entertainment Networks co-production ; producer, Annie Paul.

Productions for television originally broadcast from 1969 through 1995.

Based on the work of Oscar Wilde.

A collection of four of Oscar Wilde's masterpieces, and a 1995 documentary about his life, his relationship with Alfred Douglas and the trials that destroyed his career. Includes reflections by Wilde's grandson Merlin Holland, and Douglas' grandniece Alice Douglas.

[1] Stage left. The importance of being earnest (1986) ; The picture of Dorian Gray (1976) (196 min.) -- [2] Stage right. An ideal husband (1969) ; Lady Windermere's fan (1985) ; The life and loves of Oscar Wilde (1995) (260 min.).

Special features: the documentary, "The Life and loves of Oscar Wilde"; dramatis personae for each play.

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