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The Brontës of Haworth

Author: Marc MillerChristopher FryAlfred BurkeKathleen ByronMichael KitchenAll authors
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : BFS Video, [2003], ©1973.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drink, drugs, unhappy love affairs, premature death: their own life stories were more tragic than the stories they wrote. Enter the world of the Brontë sisters, who poured out their frustrations, failures and personal tragedies in their classic works. Recreates the Victorian Era of Charlotte, Emily, Anne and their brother, Branwell, who retreated from life on the Yorkshire moors into a more complex fantasy world.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical films
Television mini-series
Feature films
Drama
Named Person: Charlotte Brontë; Emily Brontë; Anne Brontë; Patrick Branwell Brontë; Anne Brontë; Charlotte Brontë; Emily Brontë; Patrick Branwell Brontë
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Miller; Christopher Fry; Alfred Burke; Kathleen Byron; Michael Kitchen; Rosemary McHale; Ann Penfold; Vickery Turner; Yorkshire Television.; BFS Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0779256344 9780779256341
OCLC Number: 53081343
Language Note: Includes audio tracks in English.
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a television mini-series in 1973.
Special features: Charlotte and Emily Brontë ... in their own words; selected Brontë bibliographies; DVD-ROM special features: novels by the Brontë sisters: "Wuthering Heights", "Jane Eyre", "Agnes Gray", "The tenant of Wildfell Hall", "Napoleon and the spectre"; poems by the Brontë sisters; a history of the Brontë sisters.
Credits: Writer, Christopher Fry ; director, producer, Marc Miller.
Cast: Alfred Burke, Kathleen Byron, Michael Kitchen, Rosemary McHale, Ann Penfold, Vickery Turner.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 262 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1.
Responsibility: Yorkshire Television (YTV) Plc. ; producer, Marc Miller ; writer, Christopher Fry ; director, Marc Miller.

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Drink, drugs, unhappy love affairs, premature death: their own life stories were more tragic than the stories they wrote. Enter the world of the Brontë sisters, who poured out their frustrations, failures and personal tragedies in their classic works. Recreates the Victorian Era of Charlotte, Emily, Anne and their brother, Branwell, who retreated from life on the Yorkshire moors into a more complex fantasy world. Hoping for fame and success, their combined talents brought them anything but a happy ending.

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