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A town like Alice

Author: Helen MorseBryan BrownDavid StevensTom HegartyGordon JacksonAll authors
Publisher: [Torrance, CA : R & G Video] ; [Eatontown, NJ] : [Distributed by] StarMaker, [1991]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the lives of an English captive and an Australian POW, who meet in Malaya during WW2. The two are separated first by their Japanese captors and then by the distance of passing years. When they finally reunite in the rugged outback of Australia, they face a new challenge as demanding as their wartime trials.
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Genre/Form: War films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Morse; Bryan Brown; David Stevens; Tom Hegarty; Gordon Jackson; Nevil Shute; Alice Productions Pty.; R & G Video (Firm); Mariner Films.; Seven Network Australia.; Australian Film Commission.; Victorian Film Corporation.; New World Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1560681942 9781560681946
OCLC Number: 24844904
Notes: Cassette label title: A town like Alice.
"Produced in association with the Seven Network Australia, Australian Film Commission, [and] Film Victoria by Alice Productions Pty LTd."--Final credits.
Based on: The legacy / Nevil Shute. New issues of book have been titled: A town like Alice.
Videocassette release of the 1980 made-for-tv movie.
"Drama"--Container.
"14012"--Container.
Credits: Producer, Henry Crawford ; director, David Stevens ; television adapter, Tom Hegarty ; photographer, Russell Boyd ; editor, Tim Wellburn ; music, Bruce Smeaton.
Cast: Helen Morse, Bryan Brown, Gordon Jackson, Dorothy Alison, Yuki Shimoda.
Awards: Winner of the New York Film Festival and the National Board of Review.
Description: 2 videocassettes (305 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Nevil Shute's A Town Like Alice
Responsibility: Mariner Films in association with the Seven Network, Australian Film Commission, [and] Victorian Film Corporation ; Alice Productions Pty Ltd.

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Follows the lives of an English captive and an Australian POW, who meet in Malaya during WW2. The two are separated first by their Japanese captors and then by the distance of passing years. When they finally reunite in the rugged outback of Australia, they face a new challenge as demanding as their wartime trials.

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