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Foyle's war. Sets 1-5, From Dunkirk to VE Day Cover Image DVD DVD

Foyle's war. Sets 1-5 From Dunkirk to VE Day

Passmore, Simon. (Added Author). Green, Jill. (Added Author). Thompson, Keith. (Added Author). MacFarlane, Lars. (Added Author). Horowitz, Anthony, 1955- (Screenwriter). Hall, Matthew, 1967- (Added Author). Russell, Michael. (Added Author). Heyland, Rob. (Added Author). Chaplin, Michael. (Added Author). Silberston, Jeremy. (Added Author). Thacker, David. (Added Author). Foster, Giles. (Added Author). Millar, Gavin. (Added Author). Powell, Tristram. (Added Author). Langton, Simon. (Added Author). Kitchen, Michael, 1948- (Actor). Howell, Anthony, 1971- (Actor). Weeks, Honeysuckle, 1979- (Actor). Ovenden, Julian. (Added Author). Fox, Edward, 1937- (Added Author). Hardy, Robert, 1925- (Added Author). Horovitch, David. (Added Author). Pike, Rosamund, 1979- (Added Author). Dance, Charles. (Added Author). Farrell, Nicholas. (Added Author). Howard, Alan, 1937-2015 (Added Author). Redgrave, Corin. (Added Author). Root, Amanda. (Added Author). Paterson, Bill, 1945- (Added Author). Gonet, Stella. (Added Author). West, Samuel, 1966- (Added Author). Thorne, Angela, 1939- (Added Author). Wilby, James. (Added Author). Colley, Kenneth. (Added Author). Crowley, Dermot. (Added Author). Fraser, Liz, 1933- (Added Author). Jackson, Philip, 1948- (Added Author). Jayston, Michael, 1935- (Added Author). Johnson, Corey, 1961- (Added Author). Lotan, Jonah. (Added Author). Marsden, Roy, 1941- (Added Author). Day, Nicholas. (Added Author). Sinclair, Malcolm. (Added Author). Woodeson, Nicholas. (Added Author). Bell, Duncan, 1955- (Added Author). Bazeley, Mark. (Added Author). Wadham, Julian, 1958- (Added Author). Law, Phyllida, 1932- (Added Author). Greenlit Productions. (Added Author). Paddock Productions. (Added Author). Acorn Media (Firm) (Added Author).

Summary: Detective Chief Superintendent Christopher Foyle works in the English town of Hastings. As World War II tears the social fabric of this once quiet coastal community, Foyle investigates crimes the conflict has fostered the home front.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 19 videodiscs (ca. 32 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
    videorecording
  • Edition: [Complete U.K. broadcast ed.].
  • Publisher: Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Written and created by Anthony Horowitz.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast on the BBC between 2001 and 2007.
Contains 19 individual episodes from the series.
Special features: Set 1: Exclusive interviews with series writer and creator Anthony Horowitz; production notes; cast filmographies.
Special features: Set 2: Exclusive interview with stars Anthony Howell and Honeysuckle Weeds; production notes; cast filmographies; photo gallery.
Special features: Set 3: Making-of documentary; production notes; historical backgrounds; cast reflections; cast filmographies.
Special features: Set 4: Making-of documentary; production notes; the historical truth behind each episode; cast filmographies.
Special features: Set 5: Making-of documentary; cast member reflections; notes on a real-life Foyle; cast filmographies.
Formatted Contents Note: Set 5: [V.17]Plan of attack -- [V.18]Broken souls -- [V.19]All clear.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, David Odd, Peter Middleton, Alan Almond, James Aspinwall ; editor, Ian Farr, Roy Sharman, Ardan Fisher ; costume designer, Rosalind Ebbutt ; production designer, Maurice Cain ; composer, Jim Parker.
Participant or Performer Note: Set 5 cast: Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell, Honeysuckle Weeks, Nicholas Day, Malcolm Sinclair, Nicholas Woodeson, Duncan Bell, Julian Ovenden, Mark Bazeley, Julian Wadham, Phyllida Law.
Set 4 cast: Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell, Honeysuckle Weeks, Kenneth Colley, Dermot Crowley, Liz Fraser, Philip Jackson, Michael Jayston, Corey Johnson, Jonah Lotan, Roy Marsden.
Set 3 cast: Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell, Honeysuckle Weeks, Julian Ovenden, Corin Redgrave, Bill Paterson, Stella Gonet, Samuel West, Angela Thorne, James Wilby.
Set 2 cast: Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell, Honeysuckle Weeks, Julian Ovenden, Nicholas Farrell, Alan Howard, Corin Redgrave, Amanda Root.
Set 1 cast: Michael Kitchen, Anthony Howell, Honeysuckle Weeks, Julian Ovenden, Edward Fox, Robert Hardy, David Horovitch, Rosamund Pike, Charles Dance.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, anamorphic 16:9 widescreen; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
British Academy of Film and Television Arts, Lew Grade Audience Award, 2003.
Subject: Foyle, Christopher (Fictitious character) Drama
World War, 1939-1945 England Drama
Detectives England Hastings Drama
Murder England Hastings Drama
Murder Investigation England Hastings Drama
Criminal behavior England Hastings Drama
World War (1939-1945)
Criminal behavior
Detectives
Foyle, Christopher (Fictitious character)
Murder
Murder Investigation
England
England Hastings
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television series.
Television crime shows.
Drama.
Detective and mystery television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television crime shows.
Detective and mystery television programs.

Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 9 of 10 copies available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 9 of 10 copies available at Homer Public Library.

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Homer Public Library DVD FOY V.13-14 (Text) V.13-14 000133935 Video Available -
Homer Public Library DVD FOY V.15-16 (Text) V.15-16 000133936 Video Available -
Homer Public Library DVD FOY V.17-18 (Text) V.17-18 000133937 Video Available -
Homer Public Library DVD FOY V.19 (Text) V.19 000133938 Video Checked out 07/12/2024


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