Dead gorgeous [DVD videorecording] / a co-production of Carlton Productions and WGBH/Boston ; produced by Barney Reisz ; written by Andrew Payne ; directed by Sarah Harding.
Contributor(s): Reisz, Barney | Payne, Andrew | Harding, Sarah [drt] | Ripley, Fay [act] | McCrory, Helen [act] | Lovesey, Peter. On the edge | Carlton Television | WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.) | PBS Home Video | ITV (Firm).Material type: FilmSeries: PBS pictures. Publisher: [United States] : PBS Home Video, 2003Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0780645235; 9780780645233; 0793695775; 9780793695775.Subject(s): Women murderers -- Drama | Married women -- Drama | Conspiracies -- Drama | England -- DramaGenre/Form: Mystery films. | Comedy films. | Feature films. | Television adaptations. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.45/72 LOC classification: PN1992.8.C66 | D43 2003
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DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby surround stereo.
Fay Ripley, Helen McCrory.
Originally broadcast by ITV1 Oct. 21, 2002.
Based on the novel by Peter Lovesey.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
A black comedy in the tradition of Hitchcock's Strangers On A Train. Two very different women, one shy, one flamboyant, meet and discover a common bond, they are unhappily married. A plot is devised to eliminate the unwanted husbands.
Producer, Barry Reisz ; director, Sarah Harding ; written by Andrew Payne, based on the novel On the edge by Peter Lovesey.