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The return of the borrowers

Author: Mary NortonGrainne MarmionJohn Henderson, film director.Ian HolmPenelope WiltonAll authors
Publisher: [London] : BBC ; [Atlanta, Ga.] : Turner Home Entertainment, [1996]
Series: Turner family showcase.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Relates the adventures of a family of miniature humans who live by borrowing things from normal-sized people. Fighting their fears and a lifetime of caution, the Borrowers are forced to make contact with the humans in order to learn a new way of life and find the peace that has always eluded them.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Norton; Grainne Marmion; John Henderson, film director.; Ian Holm; Penelope Wilton; Rebecca Callard; Siân Phillips; Turner Home Entertainment (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 0780615441 9780780615441 078061545X 9780780615458
OCLC Number: 35635049
Notes: Based on the novels by Mary Norton.
Originally produced for television broadcast in 1993.
Stereo.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Music, Howard Goodall ; editor, David Yardley ; director of photography, Clive Tikner ; producer, Grainne Marmion ; screenplay, Richard Carpenter ; director, John Henderson.
Cast: Ian Holm, Penelope Wilton, Rebecca Callard, Siân Phillips.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (165 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Turner family showcase.
Responsibility: a Working Title Television production for BBC in association with BBC Children's International, the Children's Film Production and the Defaria Company.

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Relates the adventures of a family of miniature humans who live by borrowing things from normal-sized people. Fighting their fears and a lifetime of caution, the Borrowers are forced to make contact with the humans in order to learn a new way of life and find the peace that has always eluded them.

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