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A delicate balance

Author: Edward AlbeeEly LandauTony RichardsonKatharine HepburnPaul ScofieldAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Kino on Video, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons.
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Genre/Form: Melodrama
Feature films
Women
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Edward Albee; Edward Albee
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Albee; Ely Landau; Tony Richardson; Katharine Hepburn; Paul Scofield; Lee Remick; Joseph Cotten; Kate Reid; American Express Films.; Ely Landau Organization.; American Film Theatre.; Kino International Corporation.
OCLC Number: 52624652
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1973.
Credits: Director of photography, David Watkin; editor, John Victor Smith.
Cast: Katharine Hepburn, Paul Scofield, Lee Remick, Joseph Cotten, Kate Reid.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen letterboxed (1:85:1) presentation.
Contents: "What I find most astonishing..." --
Claire, the sister-in-law --
"I am a alcoholic" --
The ground rules --
"The cat I had!" --
Harry and Edna --
"Your daughter is in need..." --
Julia, the quadruple amputee --
"The great balancing act" --
"What do you want?" --
"Get them out of here!" --
Early the next morning --
"Silent, sad, disgusted love" --
Tobias and his women --
"Stay!" --
Philosophy form Agnes.
Responsibility: American Express Films, Inc. and the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. present ; The American Film Theatre ; adapted for the screen by Edward Albee ; producer, Ely Landau ; director, Tony Richardson.

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Agnes, as domineering and sarcastic as her husband Tobias is equivocating and guarded, finds her empty nest invaded by her alcoholic sister, their divorced daughter, and friends who are terrified of being alone for unknown reasons.

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