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Author: Neil ZeigerAlan PlaterJim GoddardGeorge BakerChristopher RavenscroftAll authors
Publisher: New York : Lance Entertainment : Distributed by Wellspring, 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found buried in the Sussex countryside. Wexford must  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery television programs
Television adaptations
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Zeiger; Alan Plater; Jim Goddard; George Baker; Christopher Ravenscroft; Jane Lapotaire; George Harris; Louie Ramsay; Robin Kermode; Walter McGill; Chris Wentzell; Brian Bennett; Ruth Rendell; Blue Heaven (Firm); Meridian Broadcasting.; ITV (Firm); Lance Entertainment, Inc.; Wellspring Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0794203337 9780794203337
OCLC Number: 52299649
Notes: "An Inspector Wexford psychological thriller" --Container.
Originally produced for television in 1996 as part of The Ruth Rendell mysteries.
Based on the book by Ruth Rendell.
Credits: Director of photography, Walter McGill ; film editor, Chris Wentzell ; music, Brian Bennett.
Cast: George Baker, Christopher Ravenscroft, Jane Lapotaire, George Harris, Louie Ramsay, Robin Kermode.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1 encoding.
Other Titles: Ruth Rendell mysteries (Television program)
Responsibility: a Blue Heaven production for Meridian for ITV ; producer, Neil Zeiger ; screenplay writer, Alan Plater ; director, Jim Goddard.

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When Melanie Akande, daughter of Inspector Wexford's Nigerian-born physician, goes missing, the family brace themselves for a case of abduction-- maybe murder. Melanie had an appointment to see Annette Bystock the day she disappeared, and Annette is found strangled to death in her apartment. During the hunt for Annette's killers, the body of a young black girl is found buried in the Sussex countryside. Wexford must battle through the prejudices of color, age and social class to discover the shocking truth.

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