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Absolute power. Series One.

Author: John MortonPaul SchlesingerMark TavenerStephen FryJohn BirdAll authors
Publisher: London : BBC Worldwide ; [Pyrmont, N.S.W.] : Roadshow Entertainment [distributor], ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This TV adaption of the BBC radio series centres around the workings of Prentiss McCabe, a PR agency. Their offices play host to a succession of minor celebrities, politicians and high-up businessmen who all need photo-shoots arranging and soundbites composing. Ethics are not a priority; the firm's staff will lie, cheat and possibly steal as long as it makes their clients look good.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Morton; Paul Schlesinger; Mark Tavener; Stephen Fry; John Bird; BBC Worldwide.; Australian Broadcasting Corporation.; Roadshow Entertainment (Firm : Australia)
OCLC Number: 224711450
Language Note: In English. Subtitles: English SDH.
Notes: B01003-9.
Credits: Director, John Morton ; producer, Paul Schlesinger ; series originally created for BBC Radio 4 by Mark Tavener.
Cast: Starring Stephen Fry and John Bird with James Lance, Zoë Telford, Sally Bretton, Geoffrey Palmer and Nicholas Burns.
Target Audience: Censorship classification: M. Contains: moderate coarse language, moderate sexual references.
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (171 min.) : sound, color ; 12 cm
Details: PAL region 4, Dolby Digital.
Contents: History man --
Pope idol --
Tory woman --
Mr Fox --
Country life --
Crash and Burn.
Other Titles: Absolute power.

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This TV adaption of the BBC radio series centres around the workings of Prentiss McCabe, a PR agency. Their offices play host to a succession of minor celebrities, politicians and high-up businessmen who all need photo-shoots arranging and soundbites composing. Ethics are not a priority; the firm's staff will lie, cheat and possibly steal as long as it makes their clients look good.

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