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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781569385180
  • ISBN: 1569385181
  • Physical Description: videorecording (DVD)
    videorecording (DVD)
    2 videodiscs (312 minutes) : Dolby digial sound, color ; 12 cm.
  • Producer: Essex, England : Gemmy Productions, 1991.
  • Distributor: Silver Spring, Maryland : Acorn Media, 2001.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the bestselling novel by Barbara Taylor Bradford.
Originally produced as a TV miniseries in 1983.
Special features: An exclusive interview with executive producer and star Diane Baker ; an exclusive interview with author Barbara Taylor Bradford ; cast filmographies ; and more.
[Standard 1.33:1 full frame].
At head of title: Barbara Taylor Bradford's.
"Complete miniseries on 2-disc set"--Container.
Home use only.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. Part 1 (104 minutes) -- Disc 2. Parts 2 & 3 (208 minutes).
Creation/Production Credits Note: An Artemis Portman production ; music composed and conducted by Nigel Hess ; screenplay, Lee Langley ; executive producers, Ian Warren, Tom Donald ; producer, Diane Baker ; director Don Sharp.
Participant or Performer Note: Jenny Seagrove, Liam Neeson, Deborah Kerr and Barry Bostwick.
Summary, etc.: "Barbara Taylor Bradford's best-selling novel comes dramatically to life in this Emmy-nominated miniseries. It's the story of Emma Harte, a bright and ambitious servant girl who overcomes her impoverished Yorkshire beginnings in her quest to become an international retailing magnate and one of the richest women in the world. Propelled by a star- studded cast and dressed in rich period detail, A Woman Of Substance is an unforgettable masterpiece of storytelling. This rags-to-riches tale stars Jenny Seagrove (Local Hero), Liam Neeson (Schindler's List), Deborah Kerr (An Affair To Remember), Barry Bostwick (Spin City) and Diane Baker (The Silence Of The Lambs)."--Container.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Home use only.
Genre/Form: Television mini-series
Period dramas.

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