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The Resource The servant, Elstree Distribution Limited presents a Springbok Production ; produced by Joseph Losey, Norman Priggen ; directed by Joseph Losey ; screenplay by Harold Pinter

The servant, Elstree Distribution Limited presents a Springbok Production ; produced by Joseph Losey, Norman Priggen ; directed by Joseph Losey ; screenplay by Harold Pinter

Label
The servant
Title
The servant
Statement of responsibility
Elstree Distribution Limited presents a Springbok Production ; produced by Joseph Losey, Norman Priggen ; directed by Joseph Losey ; screenplay by Harold Pinter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A pampered playboy acquires an elegant townhouse complete with a dedicated man servant. But when the young man's fiancé becomes suspicious of the servant's intentions, he and his 'sister' thrust the household into a sinister game where seduction is corruption and power becomes the most shocking desire of all"--Container
Awards note
1964 BAFTA awards for Best British Actor (Dirk Bogarde), Best British B/W Cinematography (Douglas Slocombe), and Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles (James Fox)
Cataloging source
VVW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editing, Reginald Mills ; music, John Dankworth
Language note
In English (Dolby Digital mono)
PerformerNote
Dirk Bogarde, Sarah Miles, Wendy Craig, James Fox, Catherine Lacey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2008
  • 1921-1999
  • 1941-
  • 1934-
  • 1939-
  • 1916-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Losey, Joseph
  • Priggen, Norman
  • Pinter, Harold
  • Bogarde, Dirk
  • Miles, Sarah
  • Craig, Wendy
  • Fox, James
  • Dankworth, John
  • Maugham, Robin
  • Elstree Distributors
  • Springbok Productions
Runtime
115
Technique
live action
Label
The servant, Elstree Distribution Limited presents a Springbok Production ; produced by Joseph Losey, Norman Priggen ; directed by Joseph Losey ; screenplay by Harold Pinter
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Screenplay based on the novel The servant by Robin Maugham
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1963
  • Wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; talent bios
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
48673487
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131158090
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV11580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The servant, Elstree Distribution Limited presents a Springbok Production ; produced by Joseph Losey, Norman Priggen ; directed by Joseph Losey ; screenplay by Harold Pinter
Publication
Note
  • Screenplay based on the novel The servant by Robin Maugham
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1963
  • Wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; talent bios
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
48673487
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131158090
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV11580
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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