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The Resource Horatio Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network ; producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve

Horatio Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network ; producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve

Label
Horatio Hornblower
Title
Horatio Hornblower
Statement of responsibility
United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network ; producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve
Title variation
  • Hornblower
  • C.S. Forester's
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • 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
MaGrPL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Even chance
  • Examination for lieutenant
  • Frogs and the lobsters
Credits note
Line producer, Peter Richardson; executive producers, Vernon Lawrence, Delia Fine; music, John Keane; director of photography, Neve Cunningham; editor, Keith Palmer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Ioan Gruffud, Robert Lindsay, Dorian Healy, Michael Byrne, Robert Bathurst
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1949-
  • 1943-
  • 1899-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grieve, Andrew
  • Benson, Andrew
  • Lewis, Russell
  • Cullen, Michael J
  • Harbinson, Patrick
  • Ould, Chris
  • Gruffudd, Ioan
  • Lindsay, Robert
  • Healy, Dorian
  • Byrne, Michael
  • Bathurst, Robert
  • Forester, C. S.
  • United Productions of America
  • Meridian Broadcasting
  • Arts and Entertainment Network
  • New Video Group
Runtime
400
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forester, C. S.
  • Forester, C. S.
  • Hornblower, Horatio (Fictitious character)
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Horatio Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network ; producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels by C.S. Forester
  • Originally broadcast in 1998
  • Part of a combined 6-DVD boxed set entitled, Horatio Hornblower: the complete adventures, including: The duel; The fire ships; The dutchess and the devil; The wrong war; The mutiny; Retribution
  • 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."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. The duel (UK title, The even chance) / screenplay by Russell Lewis -- v. 2. The fire ships (UK title, The examination for lieutenant) / screenplay by Michael Cullen -- v. 3. The duchess and the devil / screenplay by Patrick Harbinson -- v. 4. The wrong war (UK title, The frogs and the lobsters) / screenplay by Chris Ould
Control code
1494787
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 100 min. each)
Isbn
9780767047906
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 733961705379 (set)
  • 733961700633 (v.1)
  • 733961700640 (v.2)
  • 733961700657 (v.3)
  • 733961700664 (v.4)
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AAE-70537
  • AAE-70063
  • AAE-70064
  • AAE-70065
  • AAE-70066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1494787
  • (Sirsi) 1494787
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Horatio Hornblower, United Productions for Meridian Broadcasting in association with A&E Network ; producer, Andrew Benson ; director, Andrew Grieve
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels by C.S. Forester
  • Originally broadcast in 1998
  • Part of a combined 6-DVD boxed set entitled, Horatio Hornblower: the complete adventures, including: The duel; The fire ships; The dutchess and the devil; The wrong war; The mutiny; Retribution
  • 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."
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. The duel (UK title, The even chance) / screenplay by Russell Lewis -- v. 2. The fire ships (UK title, The examination for lieutenant) / screenplay by Michael Cullen -- v. 3. The duchess and the devil / screenplay by Patrick Harbinson -- v. 4. The wrong war (UK title, The frogs and the lobsters) / screenplay by Chris Ould
Control code
1494787
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 100 min. each)
Isbn
9780767047906
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 733961705379 (set)
  • 733961700633 (v.1)
  • 733961700640 (v.2)
  • 733961700657 (v.3)
  • 733961700664 (v.4)
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AAE-70537
  • AAE-70063
  • AAE-70064
  • AAE-70065
  • AAE-70066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1494787
  • (Sirsi) 1494787
System details
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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