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Record details

  • ISBN: 1419821067
  • ISBN: 9781419821066
  • Physical Description: 5 videodiscs (approximately 860 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : BBC Video ; [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Set title from container.
Originally broadcast on the BBC in 1983, 1985, 1987 and 1999.
Full screen (4:3 aspect ratio).
Special features: Who's who in BlackAdder; Footnotes to history, trailers (disc 1-5) ; BlackAdder sing-along (disc 1) ; Blackadder, the cavalier years / 1988; ca. 15 min. (disc 2); Blackadder's Christmas carol / 1988; ca. 43 min. (disc 3); archival Richard Curtis interview (disc 4); (disc 5).
Formatted Contents Note:
[disc 1] The Black Adder / by Richard Curtis and Rowan Atkinson; director, Martin Shardlow; producer, John Lloyd; a BBC TV production, in association with the Seven Network, Australia. [episodes] The foretelling; Born to be king; The archbishop; The queen of Spain's beard; Witchsmeller pursuivant; The black seal; special features.
[disc 2] Blackadder II / by Richard Curtis & Ben Elton; director, Mandie Fletcher; producer, John Lloyd ; BBC. [episodes] Bells; Head; Potato; Money; Beer; Chains; special features.
[disc 3] BlackAdder the third / by Richard Curtis & Ben Elton; director, Mandie Fletcher; producer, Mr. [John] Lloyd; BBC. [episodes] Dish and dishonesty; Ink and incapability; Nob and nobility; Sense and senility; Amy and amiability; Duel and duality; special features.
[disc 4], Blackadder goes forth / by Richard Curtis and Ben Elton; dir., R. [Richard] Boden; prd., J. [John] Lloyd ; BBC. [episodes] Captain cook; Corporal punishment; Major star; Private plane; General Hospital; Goodbyeee; special features.
[disc 5], Blackadder back and forth / written by Richard Curtis & Ben Elton; produced by Sophie Clarke-Jervoise ; directed by Paul Weiland ; produced for New Millennium Experience Company ; Tiger Aspect Productions (1985 ; ca. 33 min.) -- Baldrick's diary: the making of Back & forth (1985; ca. 18 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Film editor, Mike Jackson, Chris Wadsworth (disc 3-4) ; music composer, Howard Goodall.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rowan Atkinson, Tony Robinson, Tim McInnerny, Hugh Laurie, Stephen Fry; with Brian Blessed, Robert East, Miranda Richardson, Patsy Byrne, Helen Atkinson-Wood, Robbie Coltrane.
Summary, etc.:
The many generations of the Blackadder family: one Edmund, Duke of Edinburgh (alias the Black Adder), the Elizabethan bastard Lord Edmund, the Regency-era Edmund (valet & butler to the Prince Regent), and Captain Blackadder, fighting a losing battle in WWI.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Great Britain > History > Drama.
Great Britain > Social life and customs > Drama.
Television comedies > Great Britain > Drama.
Manners and customs.
Television comedies.
Great Britain.
Genre: Television programs > Great Britain.
Drama.
Fiction television programs.
History.
Television comedies.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television comedies.
Fiction television programs.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs > Great Britain.
Comedy television programs.