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Paradise postponed. Volume 1

Author: Jacqueline DavisJohn MortimerAlvin RakoffDavid ThrelfallMichael HordernAll authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Fiction television programs
Television adaptations
Television mini-series
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jacqueline Davis; John Mortimer; Alvin Rakoff; David Threlfall; Michael Hordern; Paul Shelley; Peter Egan; Annette Crosbie; Zoë Wanamaker; FremantleMedia.; Thames Television, ltd.; Euston Films Limited.; Acorn Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 456732106
Notes: Title from disc container and label.
Originally broadcast as individual episodes on Masterpiece Theatre in 1986.
Set contains all 14 episodes from both series.
"Due to music rights, this program has been modified for home video presentation"--Set container.
Cast: David Threlfall, Michael Hordern, Paul Shelley, Peter Egan, Annette Crosbie, Zoë Wanamaker.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 178 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital stereo., NTSC.
Contents: Episode 1: Death of a saint --
Episode 2: The temptation of Henry Simcox --
Episode 3: Chez Titmuss.
Other Titles: Paradise postponed -- and its sequel Titmuss regained
Paradise postponed & Titmuss regained
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Paradise postponed (Television program)
Responsibility: Fremantle Media Enterprises ; a Thames Colour production ; Euston Films Limited ; produced by Jacqueline Davis ; written by John Mortimer ; directed by Alvin Rakoff.

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Leslie Titmuss has never quite fit in among the denizens of Rapstone Village. Socially awkward and hailing from a humble background, he nonetheless aspires to the highest levels of society. He is ready to do whatever it takes to get there. For much of his life, Titmuss was taken under the wing of the kindly Reverend Simcox. This caused little concern for the clergyman's sons - that is, until their father dies and Titmuss inherits the family fortune. Follows the families' history from WWII to the height of the Thatcher era.

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