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Title The good soldier / Granada International ; Granada UK ; produced by Peter Eckersley ; adapted by Julian Mitchell ; directed by Kevin Billington.

Publication Info. Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, [2007]
©2007

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Location Call No. Status
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Media Room  DVD GOO    Check Shelf
 Granby, F.H. Cossitt Branch - Drama  DVD GOO    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Note Title from container.
Cast Jeremy Brett, Robin Ellis, Susan Fleetwood, Vickery Turner, Elizabeth Garvie, Pauline Moran, John Ratzenberger.
Note Based on the novel by Ford Madox Ford.
Originally broadcast on BBC's Masterpiece theatre in 1981.
Summary Two wealthy, handsome couples--one English, one American--meet at a German spa and forge an immediate bond. Through nine seasons at the spa, the splendid foursome share the same tastes, the same desires, and the same elegantly perfect lives. But in a series of startling time and perspective shifts, we learn, little by little, just how far short of perfection their lives really were.
Note Special features: Ford Madox Ford bio; cast filmographies; scene index.
GMD: videorecording.
Subject Married people -- Germany -- Drama.
Resorts -- Germany -- Drama.
British -- Germany -- Drama.
Americans -- Germany -- Drama.
Friendship -- Germany -- Drama.
Adultery -- Germany -- Drama.
Germany -- Drama.
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939 -- Film adaptations.
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939 -- Adaptations -- Drama.
Genre/Form Made-for-TV movies.
Foreign films -- England.
Melodrama.
Film adaptations.
Melodrama -- Television feature.
Adaptation -- Television feature.
Television movies.
Melodrama.
Added Author Eckersley, Peter, active 1848.
Mitchell, Julian, 1935-
Billington, Kevin.
Brett, Jeremy, 1933-1995.
Ellis, Robin, 1942-
Fleetwood, Susan, 1944-1995.
Turner, Vickery.
Garvie, Elizabeth.
Moran, Pauline.
Ratzenberger, John.
Ford, Ford Madox, 1873-1939 Good soldier.
Granada Media (Firm)
Granada UK (Firm)
Acorn Media (Firm)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
Added Title Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
ISBN 1569389241
9781569389249
Standard No. 054961924196
Music No. AMP-9241 Acorn Media
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