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The dresser

Author: Peter YatesRonald HarwoodAlbert FinneyTom CourtenayEdward FoxAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII. Both the leader of the company and his dresser are essential to each other. However, the devoted dresser struggles to support the unreasonable demands of the tyrannical head of the company, during the London blitz.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
History
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Films for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Yates; Ronald Harwood; Albert Finney; Tom Courtenay; Edward Fox; Zena Walker; Eileen Atkins; Michael Gough; Lockwood West; Cathryn Harrison; William Shakespeare; Columbia Pictures.; Goldcrest Films International.; World Film Services (Firm); Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 140495077X 9781404950771
OCLC Number: 54792156
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles in English and Japanese; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
Credits: Music, James Horner ; editor, Ray Lovejoy ; director of photography, Kelvin Pike.
Cast: Albert Finney, Tom Courtenay, Edward Fox, Zena Walker, Eileen Atkins, Michael Gough, Lockwood West, Cathryn Harrison.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, aspect ratio, 1.85:1, Dolby digital.
Other Titles: Dresser (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures presents a World Film Services and Goldcrest production ; a Peter Yates/Ronald Harwood film ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced and directed by Peter Yates.

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Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII. Both the leader of the company and his dresser are essential to each other. However, the devoted dresser struggles to support the unreasonable demands of the tyrannical head of the company, during the London blitz.

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