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Author: Sue BirtwistleWilliam BoydGavin MillarMichael MaloneyDenholm ElliottAll authors
Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, [2009]
Series: Evelyn Waugh collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mistaken for a foreign correspondent, a mild-mannered wildlife writer is sent to a fictional African country on the eve of a war. He flounders through a sea of wild rumors and sleazy journalists desperate for a story.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Birtwistle; William Boyd; Gavin Millar; Michael Maloney; Denholm Elliott; Herbert Lom; Michael Hordern; Nicola Pagett; Donald Pleasence; Evelyn Waugh; London Weekend Television (Firm); Acorn Media (Firm)
OCLC Number: 525070878
Language Note: English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Originally broadcast by ITV in 1987.
Based on the novel by Evelyn Waugh.
Special features: Evelyn Waugh biography; cast filmographies.
Cast: Michael Maloney, Denholm Elliott, Herbert Lom, Michael Hordern, Nicola Pagett, Donald Pleasence.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Series Title: Evelyn Waugh collection.
Other Titles: Evelyn Waugh's Scoop
Responsibility: a London Weekend Television Film ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; written by William Boyd ; directed by Gavin Millar.

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Mistaken for a foreign correspondent, a mild-mannered wildlife writer is sent to a fictional African country on the eve of a war. He flounders through a sea of wild rumors and sleazy journalists desperate for a story.

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