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Rough diamond

Author: Caleb RansonGuy BurtNick FisherDavid ReynoldsPaul HarrisonAll authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Aging criminal mastermind Des simply won't go gentle into that good night. Donning all manner of disguises, he can fool the authorities--and his marks--into thinking he's just another harmless old geezer. Behind his spectacles, though, Des always has his eye out for the next big score in diamonds, gold, or piles of cold cash. His intricately planned heists prove so daring and so outrageous that he always gets his  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Action and adventure television programs
Caper television programs
Drama
Fiction television programs
Television programs
Television serials
Adventure television programs
Suspense television programs
Caper
Adventure
Thriller
Crime
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caleb Ranson; Guy Burt; Nick Fisher; David Reynolds; Paul Harrison; Simon Langton; David Jason; Stephen Wight; George Cole; Jan Francis; Don Warrington; Granada Media (Firm); ITV (Firm); Acorn Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 187141520
Language Note: English audio.
Notes: Title from container.
Series created by Caleb Ranson.
Originally broadcast on television in 2005 and 2007.
Contains 4 episodes from the television series.
Special features: Text interviews with cast members; cast filmographies.
Cast: David Jason, Stephen Wight, George Cole, Jan Francis, Don Warrington.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 297 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Contents: Volume 1 (ca. 161 min.): Rough diamond (pilot) --
A royal affair. Volume 2 (ca. 136 min.): Old gold --
Old school lies.
Other Titles: Diamond geezer
Rough diamond (Television program)
Responsibility: Granada International ; ITV Productions Limited ; written by Caleb Ranson, Guy Burt and Nick Fisher ; produced by David Reynolds ; directed by Paul Harrison and Simon Langton.

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Aging criminal mastermind Des simply won't go gentle into that good night. Donning all manner of disguises, he can fool the authorities--and his marks--into thinking he's just another harmless old geezer. Behind his spectacles, though, Des always has his eye out for the next big score in diamonds, gold, or piles of cold cash. His intricately planned heists prove so daring and so outrageous that he always gets his target. And as for Des's victims-- well, they get what they deserve.

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