Charles Dickens Collection - 8 BBC Feature Length Adaptions DVD

Charles Dickens Collection - 8 BBC Feature Length Adaptions DVD
Charles Dickens Collection - 8 BBC Feature Length Adaptions DVD Charles Dickens Collection - 8 BBC Feature Length Adaptions DVD
Across the years BBC Television has consistently looked to the works of Charles Dickens for intelligent, colourful, accessible and popular drama. Dickens' novels are ideal for television adaptation - his writing has a great theatrical and visual quality; his stories (written as episodes with their own cliff-hangers) are full of humour, drama and emotion and his characters are three-dimensional and exude personality. The adaptation in this set feature some of the nation's greatest actors including Michael Hordern, Maggie Smith, Bob Hoskins, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Eric Porter, Miriam Margolyes, John Le Mesurier, John Mills,Cherie Lunghi, Ian McKellen, Charlotte Rampling, Paul Scofield and many more. The series were all broadcast to great critical and popular accliam and have since taken their place as a valued part of our televsion heritage. The Pickwick Papers. Oliver Twist. A Christmas Carol. Martin Chuzzlewit. David Copperfield. A Tale Of Two Cities. Great Expectations. Our Mutual Friend.
Specifications
Aspect Ratio1.77:1 (16:9)
Aspect Ratio1.33:1
AudioEnglish Stereo, English Mono
BBFC12
Case TypeBoxset Digi-Pack
CastMichael Hordern, Maggie Smith, Bob Hoskins, Nicholas Lyndhurst, Eric Porter
ColourColour
DirectorNoel Langley
Discs12
FormatDVD
HOH (Hard of Hearing)Yes
IFCONone
LanguageEnglish
RegionDVD 0
RegionDVD 2
RegionDVD 4
Released2012-01-23
Run Time1975
SubtitleEnglish
Year1999

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Tags: 1990s, Movie Boxset