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The Snapper

Author: Roddy DoyleStephen FrearsColm MeaneyTina KellegherRuth McCabeAll authors
Publisher: Great Britain : BBC Television, United States : Miramax Films, 1993 ; 1993.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen presentationView all editions and formats
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Sharon Curley announces that she is pregnant but does not say who is the father. The family accepts the news of the pregnancy and decide to adopt a mature attitude, but word slips out that the father is a married neighbor, who decides to disappear for a spell, as all hell breaks loose among the tightknit community.
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Genre/Form: Features
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Made for TV movies
Television adaptations
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Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roddy Doyle; Stephen Frears; Colm Meaney; Tina Kellegher; Ruth McCabe; Copyright Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0788818821 9780788818820
OCLC Number: 221726176
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Special features included: Feature commentary track with director, Stephen Frears; screenwriter, Roddy Doyle; and producer, Lynda Myles.
Per Baseline data base, 3/13/95, first aired on tv in United Kingdom. Cannot determine if LC holds same version as was aired in United Kingdom.
Per Baseline, 3/13/95, Distant Horizon listed as production company, could not confirm through secondary sources.
Part of summary from Variety, 4/19/93.
Based on the novel 'The Snapper' by Roddy Doyle.
Also released theatrically in United Kingdom by Electric Pictures.
Sources used: LC COPICS data base; Movie/tv marketing 30th annual worldwide TV survey, November 1993, p. 46; Sight and sound, June 1993, p. 65.
Credits: Directed by Stephen Frears ; produced by Lynda Myles ; screenplay by Roddy Doyle ; executive producer, Mark Shivas ; associate producer, Ian Hopkins ; editor, Mick Audsley.
Cast: Tina Kellegher, Colm Meaney, Ruth McCabe, Eanna MacLiam, Peter Rowen, Joanne Gerrard, Colm O'Byrne.
Target Audience: Censorship classification: M15+ Recommended for mature audiences 15 years and over.
Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Digital versatile disc - DVD; NTSC; Digitally mastered; Dolby Digital surround sound.
Responsibility: BBC Films for Screen 2.

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Sharon Curley announces that she is pregnant but does not say who is the father. The family accepts the news of the pregnancy and decide to adopt a mature attitude, but word slips out that the father is a married neighbor, who decides to disappear for a spell, as all hell breaks loose among the tightknit community.

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