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The French lieutenant's woman / director, Karel Reisz ; story, John Fowles ; screenwriter Harold Pinter.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Coudersport Public Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Potter-Tioga Library System. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Coudersport Public Library DVD F (Text) 30183000948792 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1681430339
  • ISBN: 9781681430331
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (123 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + folded poster.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2015]
  • Distributor: [United States] : The Criterion Collection

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Special features: New introduction with actors Jeremy Irons and Meryl Streep, editor John Bloom, and composer Carl Davis; Episode of "The South Bank Show" for 1981 featuring director Karel Reisz, novelist John Fowles, and screenwriter Harold Pinter; trailer; Plus an essay by film scholar Lucy Bolton.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composer, Carl Davis.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons, Leo McKern.
Summary, etc.:
A parallel narrative of a Victorian-era gentleman and the social outcast he risks everything to love, and of the contemporary actors cast in those roles and immersed in their own forbidden affair.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, 1.85:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
English audio.
Subject: Triangles (Interpersonal relations) > Drama.
Lyme Regis (England) > Drama.
England > Social life and customs > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Romance films.
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