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John Le Carre's Smiley's people [videorecording] / a BBC television production in association with Paramount.

Langton, Simon. (Added Author). Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000 (Added Author). Atkins, Eileen, 1934- (Added Author). Bate, Anthony. (Added Author). Hepton, Bernard. (Added Author). Stewart, Patrick, 1940- (Added Author). Le Carré, John, 1931- Smiley's people. (Added Author). Acorn Media (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

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

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

The bespectacled spymaster is once more called from retirement to come to the aid of the 'Circus'--and he returns with a vengeance. The murder of an emigre Soviet General who was also a British agent, sends him digging into the past on a twisted trail across Europe that moves, inexorably, towards a final showdown with his old adversary, Karla of Moscow Centre.
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 SMI (Text) 33892004408754 Adult DVDs DVD None 07/01/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1569385955 :
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 5 hrs., 24 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Silver Spring, Md. : Acorn Media, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by John Le Carre ; sequel to his Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy.
DVD special features: digitally remastered presentation ; interview with John Le Carre ; production notes ; cast filmographies ; Le Carre biography and booklist ; insert with glossary of characters and terms.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Episodes 1-2 (ca. 108 min.) -- Disc 2. Episodes 3-4 (ca. 108 min.) -- Disc 3. Episodes 5-6 (ca. 108 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Producer, Jonathan Powell ; director, Simon Langton.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alec Guinness as George Smiley, with Eileen Atkins, Anthony Bate, Bernard Hepton, Michael Lonsdale, Beryl Reid, Patrick Stewart, and Bill Paterson.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Produced by BBC television in 1994.
Summary, etc.:
The bespectacled spymaster is once more called from retirement to come to the aid of the 'Circus'--and he returns with a vengeance. The murder of an emigre Soviet General who was also a British agent, sends him digging into the past on a twisted trail across Europe that moves, inexorably, towards a final showdown with his old adversary, Karla of Moscow Centre.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD format ; Dolby digital.
Subject: Smiley, George (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Spies > Drama.
Genre: Television adaptations.
Television mini-series > Great Britain.
Spy television programs > Great Britain.

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