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Heat and dust [videorecording] / Cohen Media presents a newly restored release ; director, James Ivory ; written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; producer, Ismail Merchant.

Ivory, James, (film director.). Merchant, Ismail, (film producer.). Christie, Julie, 1941- (actor.). Scacchi, Greta, (actor.). Kapoor, Shashi, (actor.). Jaffrey, Madhur, 1933- (actor.). Mason, James, 1909-1984 (actor.). Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927-2013 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Heat and dust. (Added Author). Cohen Media Group, (presenter.). E1 Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Julie Christie, Shashi Kapoor, Greta Scacchi. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Based on the novel by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala about Anne, who is drawn to India to unravel the scandal surrounding her great-aunt's seduction in the 1920s by an Indian prince.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC HEA (Text) 33892100506568 Adult DVDs DVD None 02/06/2018 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Entertainment One Film USA LLC, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1983.
"All new 4K restoration"--Container.
"Region 1, NTSC"--Amazon.com.
Special features: Feature-length audio commentary track; original trailer; 2017 re-release trailer, plus the Merchant Ivory short film "Autobiography of a princess" from a script by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala, a mixture of fact and fiction. Using historical footage and contemporary interviews with disinherited aristocrats to present a picture of royal India, it tells of an Indian princess (Madhur Jaffrey), now living in London, who celebrates her late father's birthday every year by reminiscing with his former tutor and secretary (James Mason) (1975) (59 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; editor, Humphrey Dixon ; music, Richard Robbins.
Participant or Performer Note:
Julie Christie, Shashi Kapoor, Greta Scacchi.
Summary, etc.:
Based on the novel by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala about Anne, who is drawn to India to unravel the scandal surrounding her great-aunt's seduction in the 1920s by an Indian prince.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Widescreen (2.35).
Subject: Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927-2013 > Film adaptations.
Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927-2013.
British Occupation of India (1765-1947)
India > History > British occupation, 1765-1947 > Drama.
India > Social life and customs > 20th century > Drama.
Princes > India > Drama.
British > India > Drama.
Married women > Drama.
British.
Married women.
Princes.
India.
Genre: Feature films.
Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
History.
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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