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The Resource The secret policeman's balls, Amnesty International, (videorecording)

The secret policeman's balls, Amnesty International, (videorecording)

Label
The secret policeman's balls
Title
The secret policeman's balls
Statement of responsibility
Amnesty International
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Secret Policeman's Balls is the collective name for the lengendary series of benefit shows staged to raise funds for Amnesty International. Beginning in 1976, the Balls have featured some of the cream of Britain's comedians and musicians ..."--Container
Cataloging source
GPI
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
792.2/3
LC call number
PN1969.C65
LC item number
S43 2009
PerformerNote
Cast: John Cleese ; Graham Chapman; Michael Palin; Terry Jones; Terry Gilliam; Neil Innes; Peter Cook; Dudley Moore; Rowan Atkinson; Hugh Laurie; Beyond the Fringe. -- Musical peformers: Sting; Pete Townshend; Peter Gabriel; Donovan; Phil Collins; Eric Clapton & Jeff Beck; Bob Geldorf; Kate Bush & David Gilmour; Joan Armatrading; Duran Duran; Lou Reed; Jackson Brown; Mark Knopfler; Chet Atkins
Runtime
0
Technique
live action
Label
The secret policeman's balls, Amnesty International, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Amnesty International proudly presents ..."--Container
  • Program history notes by Martin Lewis, and scene index [12 p.]
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Pleasure at Her Majesty's (1976) -- The Secret Policeman's Ball (1979) -- The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (1981) -- The Secret Policeman's Third Ball (1987) -- The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball (1989)
  • Special features: Remember The Secret Policeman's Ball? (2004 Documentary) -- Ultra-rare comedy and music performances not featured in the original films -- Rare promotional TV spots, trailers and news footage -- Long-unavailable sequences from the original U.S. releases -- Introductions and radio commentaries by series coordinator Martin Lewis
Control code
ocn300092569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 8 hr., 30 min.)
Isbn
9781603991766
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663110302
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF 11030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)300092569
System details
DVD; NTSC; 16:9 widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret policeman's balls, Amnesty International, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • "Amnesty International proudly presents ..."--Container
  • Program history notes by Martin Lewis, and scene index [12 p.]
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • Pleasure at Her Majesty's (1976) -- The Secret Policeman's Ball (1979) -- The Secret Policeman's Other Ball (1981) -- The Secret Policeman's Third Ball (1987) -- The Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball (1989)
  • Special features: Remember The Secret Policeman's Ball? (2004 Documentary) -- Ultra-rare comedy and music performances not featured in the original films -- Rare promotional TV spots, trailers and news footage -- Long-unavailable sequences from the original U.S. releases -- Introductions and radio commentaries by series coordinator Martin Lewis
Control code
ocn300092569
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 8 hr., 30 min.)
Isbn
9781603991766
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663110302
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SF 11030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)300092569
System details
DVD; NTSC; 16:9 widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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