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The Resource Edward & Mrs. Simpson., (set)., Thames Television ; produced by Andrew Brown ; writer, Simon Raven ; directed by Waris Hussein

Edward & Mrs. Simpson., (set)., Thames Television ; produced by Andrew Brown ; writer, Simon Raven ; directed by Waris Hussein

Label
Edward & Mrs. Simpson., (set).
Title
Edward & Mrs. Simpson.
Title number
(set).
Statement of responsibility
Thames Television ; produced by Andrew Brown ; writer, Simon Raven ; directed by Waris Hussein
Title variation
Edward and Mrs. Simpson
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On the evening of December 11, 1936, England's King Edward VIII formally broadcast his farewell to a nation. Torn between duty and love, he had decided to follow his heart. Follows the true story and the unforgettable romance that developed between the Prince of Wales and an extraordinary American woman named Wallis Simpson. That she was already married and rumored to have had other affairs, ruffled more than a few feathers. The scandal only heats up as the Prince becomes King and declares his intention to marry his mistress, who has since become divorced and available
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Beryl Wilkins ; music, Ron Grainer ; costume designers, Jennie Tate, Diane Thurley ; production designers, Allan Cameron, Martin Hebert
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E38 2005 DVD
PerformerNote
Edward Fox, Cynthia Harris, Peggy Ashcroft, Maurice Denham, Marius Goring
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-1994
  • 1927-2001
  • 1938-
  • 1937-
  • 1934-
  • 1907-1991
  • 1909-2002
  • 1912-1998
  • -2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, Andrew
  • Raven, Simon
  • Hussein, Waris
  • Fox, Edward
  • Harris, Cynthia
  • Ashcroft, Peggy
  • Denham, Maurice
  • Goring, Marius
  • Wilkins, Beryl
  • Grainer, Ron
  • Donaldson, Frances Lonsdale
  • Thames Television, ltd
  • A & E Home Video (Firm)
  • New Video Group
Runtime
350
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Windsor, Edward
  • Windsor, Wallis Warfield
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Edward & Mrs. Simpson., (set)., Thames Television ; produced by Andrew Brown ; writer, Simon Raven ; directed by Waris Hussein
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by ITV in 1978
  • Based on the book "Edward VIII" by Frances Donaldson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The abdication
  • A & E Biography : Wallis Simpson
  • V. 1.
  • The little prince
  • Venus at the prow
  • The new king
  • The divorce
  • v. 2.
  • The decision
  • Proposals
Control code
ocm57351348
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 350 min.)
Isbn
9781422991381
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961251890
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AAE-71753
  • AAAE251890
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57351348
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Edward & Mrs. Simpson., (set)., Thames Television ; produced by Andrew Brown ; writer, Simon Raven ; directed by Waris Hussein
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by ITV in 1978
  • Based on the book "Edward VIII" by Frances Donaldson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The abdication
  • A & E Biography : Wallis Simpson
  • V. 1.
  • The little prince
  • Venus at the prow
  • The new king
  • The divorce
  • v. 2.
  • The decision
  • Proposals
Control code
ocm57351348
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 350 min.)
Isbn
9781422991381
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
733961251890
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • AAE-71753
  • AAAE251890
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)57351348
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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