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Author: Steve AbbottMark HermanPete PostlethwaiteTara FitzgeraldEwan McGregorAll authors
Publisher: [Burbank, Calif.] : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2001]
Series: Miramax classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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A retired miner leads the Grimley Colliery Band, the brass band that the town's miners play in after hours. His hope is to lead them to victory in a national brass band competition, even though they are worried by rumors the mine may close. They acquire a new musician when the granddaughter of a former bandsman comes back to town-- assigned to help determine whether to make the mine closing definite. A story about  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Abbott; Mark Herman; Pete Postlethwaite; Tara Fitzgerald; Ewan McGregor; Jim Carter; Sue Johnston; Stephen Moore; Kenneth Colley; Andy Collins; Michael Ellis; Trevor Jones; Amy Roberts; Don Taylor; Grimethorpe Colliery Band.; Miramax Films.; Channel Four Films (Firm); Prominent Features (Firm); Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0788815814 9780788815812
OCLC Number: 41966342
Language Note: In English with English SDH subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Credits: Director of photography, Andy Collins ; editor, Michael Ellis ; original music, Trevor Jones ; costume designer, Roberts Amy ; production designer, Don Taylor.
Cast: Pete Postlethwaite, Tara Fitzgerald, Ewan McGregor, Jim Carter, Sue Johnston, Stephen Moore, Ken Colley, Peter Martin, Philip Jackson, Grimethorpe Colliery Band.
Target Audience: MPAA rated: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC; Region 1; Dolby Digital stereo.
Series Title: Miramax classics.
Responsibility: Miramax Films, and Channel Four Films present ; a Mark Herman film ; produced by Steve Abbott ; written & directed by Mark Herman a Steve Abbott/Mark Herman, Prominent Features production.

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A retired miner leads the Grimley Colliery Band, the brass band that the town's miners play in after hours. His hope is to lead them to victory in a national brass band competition, even though they are worried by rumors the mine may close. They acquire a new musician when the granddaughter of a former bandsman comes back to town-- assigned to help determine whether to make the mine closing definite. A story about two old friends and ex-lovers whose surprise reunion turns their lives and the lives of everyone else in town hilariously upside down.

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