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The Playboy of the western world

Author: Siobhán McKennaElspeth MarchGary RaymondLiam RedmondBrian Desmond HurstAll authors
Publisher: [London, England] : EMI Videogram Marketing ; [New York?, N.Y.] : Thorn EMI Video, [1972]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Synge's comedic story of an Irish farm boy who bashes his tyrannical father in the head, leaving him in a potato field to become a celebrity until his father's ghost appears.
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Siobhán McKenna; Elspeth March; Gary Raymond; Liam Redmond; Brian Desmond Hurst; J M Synge; Four Provinces Films, Ltd.
OCLC Number: 21851035
Notes: Originally released as motion picture by British Lion Films in 1962.
Based on the play by J.M. Synge.
Credits: Director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, Norman Savage.
Cast: Siobhan McKenna, Elspeth March, Liam Redmond, Gary Raymond.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Four Provinces ; by John Millington Synge ; screenplay by Brian Desmond Hurst ; produced by Brendan Smith and Denis O'Dell ; directed by Brian Desmond Hurst.

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Synge's comedic story of an Irish farm boy who bashes his tyrannical father in the head, leaving him in a potato field to become a celebrity until his father's ghost appears.

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