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Three sisters

Author: John GoldstoneMoura BudbergLaurence OlivierAlan BatesJeanne WattsAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino on Video, [2003], ©1970.
Series: American Film Theatre., Collection 2.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Letterboxed ed. (1.85:1)View all editions and formats
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Nearly a thousand miles away from their beloved Moscow, three sisters live in virtual exile. Olga attempts to support her family and home that is the sole legacy from their late father. Masha finds relief from an empty marriage by being involved with a passionate young colonel. Irina wills herself to return the affections of an ardent suitor in the hope that he will whisk her off to the city. Sift through the debris  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Adaptation
Romance
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Goldstone; Moura Budberg; Laurence Olivier; Alan Bates; Jeanne Watts; Joan Plowright; Louise Purnell; Derek Jacobi; Geoffrey Unsworth; Anton Pavlovich Chekhov; National Theatre (Great Britain); American Film Theatre.; British Lion Films.; Alan Clore Films.; Kino International Corporation.
OCLC Number: 52778820
Language Note: Includes audio tracks in English.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1970.
Based on the play by Anton Chekhov.
"American Film Theatre collection two."
Special features: an interview with Alan Bates; theatrical trailer; "Anton Chekhov and Three sisters," an essay by Michael Feingold, Chief Theatre Critic, The Village Voice; The AFT cinebill for Three sisters; stills gallery; The American Film Theatre scrapbook.
Credits: Director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth.
Cast: Alan Bates, Jeanne Watts, Joan Plowright, Louise Purnell, Laurence Olivier, Derek Jacobi, National Theatre Company of England.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (162 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1 encoding.
Contents: A spring afternoon --
An extravagant present --
Our lives --
Superfluous knowledge --
Irina's birthday --
"How deceptive life can be" --
"I love ..." --
"Let's philosophize" --
"Let's make peace" --
"Moscow, Moscow" --
A cruel Natasha --
"Maybe I'm not a man at all" --
"You are a remarkable woman" --
Confessions --
A dream --
Happiness --A duel --
Wives --
"Everything comes to an end" --
"Let us live."
Series Title: American Film Theatre., Collection 2.
Other Titles: Anton Chekhov's Three sisters
Responsibility: an Alan Clone production, a film by Laurence Olivier ; the American Film Theatre ; British Lion ; Alan Clore Films ; producer, Jack Goldstone ; translator, Moura Budberg ; director, Laurence Olivier.

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Nearly a thousand miles away from their beloved Moscow, three sisters live in virtual exile. Olga attempts to support her family and home that is the sole legacy from their late father. Masha finds relief from an empty marriage by being involved with a passionate young colonel. Irina wills herself to return the affections of an ardent suitor in the hope that he will whisk her off to the city. Sift through the debris of their shattered dreams on the eve of the social and political upheaval that will transform Russia forever.

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