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The servant

Author: Joseph LoseyRobin MaughamNicholas MosleyDirk BogardeSarah MilesAll authors
Publisher: [S.l.] : Optimum Releasing, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The servant: "Experienced manservant Barrett starts working for foppish aristocrat Tony in his smart new townhouse. Much to the chagrin of Tony's girlfriend, Barrett slowly insinuates himself in the house and manipulates his master by slyly rearranging the decor. The arrival of barrett's alluring and sexually permissive sister fatally severs the class barries and the boundaries between master and servant". The  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Losey; Robin Maugham; Nicholas Mosley; Dirk Bogarde; Sarah Miles; Wendy Craig; James Fox; Stanley Baker, Sir; Jacqueline Sassard; Norman Priggen; Harold Pinter; John Dankworth; Optimum Releasing (Firm)
OCLC Number: 318668349
Notes: Title from container.
The servant originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Accident originally released as a motion picture in 1967.
The servant extras include: film analysis by Ian Christie, theatrical trailer, filmographies and photo gallery.
Accident extras include: trailer, "About accident" documentary.
The servant adapted from the short story by Robin Maugham.
Accident based on the novel by Nicholas Mosley.
Released as part of a Joseph Losey Collection boxset.
Credits: The servant: Producers, Joseph Losey and Norman Priggen -- Accident: Screenplay, Harold Pinter ; music, John Dankworth ; producers, Joseph Losey and Norman Priggen.
Performer(s): The servant: Dirk Bogarde, Sarah Miles, Wendy Craig, James Fox -- Accident: Dirk Bogarde, Stanley Baker, Jacqueline Sassard.
Target Audience: UK cert. 15.
Description: 2 videodiscs (110, 111 min) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; region 2 ; PAL.
Contents: Disc 1. The servant --
Disc 2. Accident.
Other Titles: Accident
Responsibility: directed by Joseph Losey.

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The servant: "Experienced manservant Barrett starts working for foppish aristocrat Tony in his smart new townhouse. Much to the chagrin of Tony's girlfriend, Barrett slowly insinuates himself in the house and manipulates his master by slyly rearranging the decor. The arrival of barrett's alluring and sexually permissive sister fatally severs the class barries and the boundaries between master and servant". The Accident: "Contentedly married to Rosalind but fearing emotional stultification, Stephen yearns for an affair with the enigmatic Ana which he realises could either revitalise or ruin its life" -- Container.

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