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Author: Christopher MonahanJune Wyndham DaviesHarold PinterPatricia HodgeMichael YorkAll authors
Publisher: Silver Springs, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, 2009.
Series: Wartime Britain.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At the height of World War II, a mysterious stranger calling himself Harrison makes a sinister proposition to beautiful widow Stella. Take up with him, Harrison says, and he won't expose her lover as a traitor passing secrets to the enemy. Harrison's stunning accusation forces Stella to reexamine her love and life, with startling consequences"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Fiction television programs
Made-for-TV movies
Spy films
Television adaptations
Television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Monahan; June Wyndham Davies; Harold Pinter; Patricia Hodge; Michael York; Peggy Ashcroft; Anna Carteret; Michael Gambon; Elizabeth Bowen; Granada Television International.; Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.); Acorn Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 535743803
Language Note: Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Based on the novel by Elizabeth Bowen.
Produced in 1989; broadcast on PBS's Masterpiece Theatre.
Some copies issued in the boxed set: Wartime Britain: three complete dramas.
Special features: biography of Harold Pinter; cast filmographies.
Credits: Music composed and conducted by Ilona Sekacz ; film editor, Andres Sumner.
Performer(s): Michael York, Patricia Hodge, Anna Carteret, Michael Gambon, Peggy Ashcroft, Imelda Staunton.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital 1.0.
Series Title: Wartime Britain.
Responsibility: Granada ; screenplay by Harold Pinter ; producer, June Wyndham Davies ; directed by Christopher Monahan ; Granada Television.

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"At the height of World War II, a mysterious stranger calling himself Harrison makes a sinister proposition to beautiful widow Stella. Take up with him, Harrison says, and he won't expose her lover as a traitor passing secrets to the enemy. Harrison's stunning accusation forces Stella to reexamine her love and life, with startling consequences"--Container.

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