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The witness for the prosecution
The witness for the prosecution
2017
Videos and DVDs
In 1920s London, brutal and bloodthirsty murder has stained the plush carpets of a handsome London townhouse. The victim is the glamorous and rich Emily French. All the evidence points to Leonard Vole, a young chancer to whom the heiress left her vast fortune and who ruthlessly took her life. At least, this is the story that Emily's dedicated housekeeper Janet Mcintyre stands by in court. Leonard however, is adamant that his partner, the enigmatic chorus girl Romaine, can prove his innocence.
AUTHOR:
Phelps, Sarah, screenwriterWratten, Colin, television producerJarrold, Julian, television directorJones, Toby, 1967-, actorRiseborough, Andrea, 1981-, actorHaig, David, actorDolan, Monica, actorHowle, Billy, actorCattrall, Kim, actorChristie, Agatha, 1890-1976Mammoth Screen (Firm), production companyAgatha Christie Productions, production companyBritish Broadcasting Corporation, broadcasterArts and Entertainment Network, production companyAcorn Media (Firm), production company publisherRLJ Entertainment, film distributor
Imprint:
[Kew, Victoria] Regency Media, [2016]
Collation:
1 DVD-video (approximately 120 min.) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Notes:
"Agatha Christie's shocking thriller"-- Cover.Based on the story by Agatha Christie.Special features : From page to screen - Post-war fashion - Anatomy of a murder -- Filming on the front - Picture gallery.DVD release of mini-series originally broadcast on television in 2016.In English. English subtitles.
Credits:
Written by Sarah Phelps ; produced by Colin Wratten ; directed by Julian Jarrold.
Performers:
Cast: Toby Jones, Andrea Riseborough, David Haig, Monica Dolan, Billy Howle, Kim Cattrall.
Audience:
Censorship classification : M.
System details:
DVD ; Region 4 ; PAL ; widescreen.
Dewey class:
791.45617
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryDVDDVD WITAvailable
Hampton LibraryDVDDVD WITAvailable
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