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The singing detective

Author: Michael GambonPatrick MalahideJoanne Whalley-KilmerJon AmielDennis PotterAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : CBS Fox Video, [1997], ©1986.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Detective and mystery television programs
Television musicals
Television adaptations
Fiction television programs
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Gambon; Patrick Malahide; Joanne Whalley-Kilmer; Jon Amiel; Dennis Potter; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 0793970113 9780793970117
OCLC Number: 37889823
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the novel by Dennis Potter.
Originally broadcast by the BBC in 1986.
Credits: Written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris ; directed by Jon Amiel.
Cast: Michael Gambon, Patrick Malahide, Joanne Whalley.
Description: 6 videocassettes (approximately 415 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Contents: v. 1. Skin --
v. 2. Heat --
v. 3. Lovely days --
v. 4. Clues --
v. 5. Pitter patter --
v. 6. Who done it.
Other Titles: Singing detective (Television program)
Responsibility: a BBC TV production in association with ABC Australia ; written by Dennis Potter ; produced by John Harris ; directed by Jon Amiel.

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The hallucinations of a mystery writer stricken with a crippling skin disorder interweave memories of his past with a plot casting him in the role of a suave sleuth who croons with a big band.

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