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The hour

Author: Abi MorganCoky GiedroycHarry BradbeerJamie PayneDominic WestAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"London, 1956. At Lime Grove Studios, the BBC has just launched 'The Hour,' a topical news program. At the heart of the show are three contrasting journalists: enigmatic producer Bel Rowley, a spirited woman in a man's world; her best friend, Freddie Lyon, a brilliant and passionate reporter; and charming, well-connected front man Hector Madden. As Freddie moves to cover a significant but controversial story, the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Television programs)
Spy television programs
Television series
Fiction television programs
Television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Abi Morgan; Coky Giedroyc; Harry Bradbeer; Jamie Payne; Dominic West; Romola Garai; Ben Whishaw; Anna Chancellor; Oona Chaplin; Kudos.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; 2 Entertain Video (Firm); BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc.
ISBN: 0780676815 : 9780780676817
OCLC Number: 748285193
Language Note: In English with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Originally produced for British television in 2011.
Credits: Editors, Xavier Russell, Gareth C. Scales ; director of photography, Chris Seager ; composer, Daniel Georgetti.
Cast: Dominic West, Romola Garai, Ben Whishaw, Anna Chancellor, Oona Chaplin.
Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby Digital stereo ; 16:9 aspect ratio.
Contents: Disc One: Episode 1 --
Episode 2 --
Episode 3 --
Bonus feature: Creating The Hour [behind the scenes featurette; ca. 20 min.] ; Disc Two: Episode 4 --
Episode 5 --
Episode 6 --
Bonus feature: Set design [behind the scenes featurette; ca. 10 min.].
Other Titles: Hour (Television program).
Hour
Responsibility: Kudos Productions Ltd. ; in association with BBC America ; written and created by Abi Morgan ; produced by Ruth Kenley-Letts ; episode directors, Coky Giedroyć, Harry Bradbeer, Jamie Payne.

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"London, 1956. At Lime Grove Studios, the BBC has just launched 'The Hour,' a topical news program. At the heart of the show are three contrasting journalists: enigmatic producer Bel Rowley, a spirited woman in a man's world; her best friend, Freddie Lyon, a brilliant and passionate reporter; and charming, well-connected front man Hector Madden. As Freddie moves to cover a significant but controversial story, the trio becomes entangled in an intense interplay of politics, ambition and romance, all ignited by a mysterious murder and chilling conspiracy." -- Container.

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