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Title Raffles : the complete collection / Yorkshire Television.

Publication Info. Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media : ITV Global, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Lobby  DVD SET RAFFLES DISC 1-4    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD RAFFLES  DISC 1    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD RAFFLES  DISC 2    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD RAFFLES  DISC 3    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  DVD RAFFLES  DISC 4    Check Shelf
Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 726 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from disc label.
System Details DVD; Dolby Digital; full screen (4:3 aspect ratio).
Cast Anthony Valentine, Christopher Strauli.
Credits Adapted by Philip Mackie ; directed by Christopher Hodson, David Cunliffe, Alan Gibson, Jim Goddard, John Davies ; produced by Jacky Stoller.
Note Based on the stories by E.W. Hornung.
Videodisc release of the 1977 British television series. Pilot originally aired in 1975.
Audience Not rated. Contains partial nudity.
Summary Gentleman of leisure, ladies' man, and professional cricketer A. J. Raffles has an unusual hobby: grand larceny. Follow his mischievous adventures with his old school chum Bunny as they hobnob with, and rob, the high society of Victorian England. Includes the never-before-released pilot episode.
Contents Disc 1. The amateur cracksmen (pilot) -- The first step -- A costume piece -- The spoils of sacrilege -- Disc 2. The gold cup -- The chest of silver -- The last laugh -- A trap to catch a cracksman -- Disc 3. To catch a thief -- A bad night -- Mr Justice Raffles -- Disc 4. Home affairs -- The gift of the emperor -- An old flame.
Note Special features: production notes; biography of author E. W. Hornung.
GMD: videorecording.
Subject Raffles (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Jewelry theft -- Drama.
Criminals -- England -- Drama.
Upper class -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery television programs.
Television comedies.
Added Author Mackie, Philip. Screenwriter.
Hodson, Christopher, 1929- Director.
Goddard, Jim. Director.
Cunliffe, David. Director.
Gibson, Alan, 1938-1987. Director.
Stoller, Jacky. Producer.
Valentine, Anthony. Actor.
Strauli, Christopher, 1946- Actor.
Hornung, E. W. (Ernest William), 1866-1921 Raffles.
Yorkshire Television.
Acorn Media (Firm)
ITV Global Entertainment.
Added Title Raffles (Television program)
ISBN 9781598283891
Standard No. 054961838998
Music No. AMP-8389 Acorn Media
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