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The Resource Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Networks ; produced by Andrew Benson ; directed by Andrew Grieve, (videorecording)

Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Networks ; produced by Andrew Benson ; directed by Andrew Grieve, (videorecording)

Label
Hornblower
Title
Hornblower
Statement of responsibility
United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Networks ; produced by Andrew Benson ; directed by Andrew Grieve
Title variation
  • C.S. Forester's Horatio Hornblower
  • Horatio Hornblower
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic wars, the story of Horatio Hornblower, the legendary sea-faring hero, follows the raw recruit as he battles the French, evades capture, and rises through the ranks of the King's Navy
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
LIQ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Line producer, Peter Richardson ; executive producers, Vernon Lawrence, Delia Fine ; music, John Keane ; director of photography, Neve Cunningham ; editor, Keith Palmer
PerformerNote
Ioan Gruffud, Robert Lindsay, Dorian Healy, Michael Byrne, Robert Bathurst
Runtime
400
Technique
live action
Label
Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Networks ; produced by Andrew Benson ; directed by Andrew Grieve, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the novels by C.S. Forester
  • Originally broadcast in 1998
  • Special features: biographical information about C.S. Forester; nautical terms and definitions; behind-the-scenes making of the production; England's royal warships, hosted by Edward Winsor; instant "search for your favorite scene."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
v. 1. The duel (UK title, The even chance) -- v. 2. The fire ships (UK title, The examination for lieutenant) -- v. 3. The duchess and the devil -- v. 4. The wrong war (UK title, The frogs and the lobsters)
Control code
ocm43626779
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 100 min. each)
Isbn
9780767023085
Isbn Type
(v. 4)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. ; c 4 3/4 in.
Publisher number
AAE-70062
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
43626779
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Networks ; produced by Andrew Benson ; directed by Andrew Grieve, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the novels by C.S. Forester
  • Originally broadcast in 1998
  • Special features: biographical information about C.S. Forester; nautical terms and definitions; behind-the-scenes making of the production; England's royal warships, hosted by Edward Winsor; instant "search for your favorite scene."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
v. 1. The duel (UK title, The even chance) -- v. 2. The fire ships (UK title, The examination for lieutenant) -- v. 3. The duchess and the devil -- v. 4. The wrong war (UK title, The frogs and the lobsters)
Control code
ocm43626779
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 100 min. each)
Isbn
9780767023085
Isbn Type
(v. 4)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. ; c 4 3/4 in.
Publisher number
AAE-70062
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
43626779
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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