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The Resource The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead

The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead

Label
The railway children
Title
The railway children
Statement of responsibility
Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A mother and her three Edwardian children move to a country house in Yorkshire after the mysterious disappearance of their father. The children become fascinated by a nearby train and their kindness helps them befriend an older gentleman who may be able to solve the mystery of their missing father
Member of
Cataloging source
EOW
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, John Daly ; editor, Don Fairservice ; music, Simon Lacey ; costume designer, Howard Burden ; production designer, Tim Hutchinson
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Jenny Agutter, Gregor Fisher, Richard Attenborough, Michael Kitchen, Jemima Rooper, Jack Blumenau, Clare Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1986-
  • 1858-1924
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  • Elton, Charles
  • Nye, Simon
  • Morshead, Catherine
  • Agutter, Jenny
  • Fisher, Gregor
  • Attenborough, Richard
  • Kitchen, Michael
  • Rooper, Jemima
  • Blumenau, Jack
  • Thomas, Clare
  • Daly, John
  • Fairservice, Don
  • Lacey, Simon
  • Hutchinson, Tim
  • Nesbit, E.
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • Carlton Television
Runtime
105
Series statement
Mobil masterpiece theatre
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Families in motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "The railway children" by Edith Nesbit
  • Special features include: Cast list ; poster gallery ; access to The Railway Children website, including essays, an interview with leading actress Jenny Agutter, and other resources ; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781578079636
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421365193
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50930113
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The railway children, Exxon Mobil Masterpiece Theatre, WGBH Boston Video, and PBS ; producer, Charles Elton ; screenplay writer, Simon Nye ; director, Catherine Morshead
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "The railway children" by Edith Nesbit
  • Special features include: Cast list ; poster gallery ; access to The Railway Children website, including essays, an interview with leading actress Jenny Agutter, and other resources ; scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781578079636
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
783421365193
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
WG36519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50930113
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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