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The Forsyte Saga

(DVD - 2002)
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BBC television adaptation of John Galsworthy's work, chronicling nearly 50 turbulent years of a wealthy English family.
Title: The Forsyte saga
Publisher: [S.l.] : BBC Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed in the US and Canada under license from BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. by Warner Home Video, c2002
Characteristics: 7 videodiscs (ca. 1300 min.) :,sd., b&w ;,4 3/4 in
Statement of Responsibility: British Broadcasting Corporation ; Turner Entertainment Co. ; an AOL Time Warner Company ; produced and dramatised by Donald Wilson ; directed by David Giles and James Cellan Jones
Notes: Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy
Bonus features over 2 hours: from the rehearsal room ; interviews behind the scenes ; Soames vs. Irene ; the Forsyte phenomenon ; deleted and alternate scenes ; outtakes ; cast bios
Duration: discs 1-6 each ca. 200 min. ; disc 7 ca. 100 min. ; bonus features on disc 7 ca. 2 hr
"The complete series"--Container
Videodisc recording of a program produced in 1967
Contents: disc 1. episodes 1-4. A family festival ; A family scandal ; The pursuit of happinesss ; Dinner at Swithin's
disc 2. episodes 5-8. A man of property ; Decisions ; Into the dark ; Indian summer of a Forsyte
disc 3 episodes 9-12. In Chancery ; The challenge ; In the web ; Bith of a Forsyte
disc 4 episodes 13-16. Encounter ; Conflict ; To let ; A family wedding
disc 5. episodes 17-20. The white monkey ; Afternoon of a Dryad ; No retreat ; A silent wooing
disc 6. episode 21-24. Action for libel ; The silver spoon ; Strike ; Afternoon at Ascot
disc 7. episodes 25-26. Portrait of Fleur ; Swan song ; Bonus features
Summary: BBC television adaptation of John Galsworthy's work, chronicling nearly 50 turbulent years of a wealthy English family.
ISBN: 0790773422
Branch Call Number: DVD Drama FORSYTE
Credits: Written by Donald Wilson, Constance Cox, Laurie Craig, Vincent Tilsley and Anthony Steven.
Performers: Kenneth More, Eric Porter, Nyree Dawn Porter, Joseph O'Conor.
System Details: DVD
Other Language: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Subject Headings: England Social life and customs 20th century Drama England Social life and customs 19th century Drama Television adaptations Forsyte family (Fictitious characters) Drama
Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Topical Term: Television adaptations
Forsyte family (Fictitious characters)
Publisher No: E1716 BBC Video
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