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The Resource Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures, directed by Leslie Arliss and Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)

Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures, directed by Leslie Arliss and Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)

Label
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures
Title
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures
Statement of responsibility
directed by Leslie Arliss and Arthur Crabtree
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Man in Grey. This tale of treachery put both the Gainsborough melodrama and actor James Mason on the map. The star-to-be plays Lord Rohan, a cruel nobleman who marries the naive and sweet-natured Clarissa for the sole purpose of producing an heir; meanwhile, Clarissa's conniving best friend, Hesther, plots against her for her own nefarious ends.
  • Madonna of the Seven Moons. A lurid tale of sex and psychosis is among the wildest of the Gainsborough melodramas. Set in Italy, it begins as a comparatively sedate tale about a respectable, convent-raises woman who is haunted by the memory of being raped as a teenager. But when her grown daughter returns from school, her life begins to unravel in monumentally surprising ways
  • Wicked lady. Margaret Lockwood devours the screen as a tightly wound seventeenth-century beauty with loose morals, who steals her best friend's wealthy fiance on the eve of their wedding. And that's only the beginning; there are no depths to which this sinful woman won't sink. James Mason costars as a highwayman with whom our anti-heroine
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TYC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Man in Grey: Produced by Edward Black ; screenplay by Margaret Kennedy, Leslie Arliss ; directed by Leslie Arliss ; cinematography by Arthur Crabtree ; music by Cedric Mallabey
  • Madonna of the seven moons: Produced by R.J. Minney ; screenplay by Roland Pertwee ; director, Arthur Crabtree ; cinematography by Jack Cox
  • Wicked lady: Produced by R.J. Minney ; screenplay by Leslie Arliss ; director, Leslie Arliss ; cinematography, Jack Cox
Dewey number
791.43/75
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
  • Man in Grey: Margaret Lockwood, Phyllis Calvert, James Mason
  • Madonna of the seven moons: Phyllis Calvert, Stewart Granger, Patricia Roc
  • Wicked lady: Margaret Lockwood, James Mason, Patricia Roc, Griffith Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1945
  • 1896-1969
  • 1904-1971
  • 1900-1975
  • 1895-1979
  • 1896-1967
  • 1885-1963
  • 1896-1960
  • 1891-1959
  • 1915-2002
  • 1890-1959
  • 1913-1993
  • 1915-2003
  • 1909-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Eleanor
  • Lawrence, Margery
  • King-Hall, Magdalen
  • Arliss, Leslie
  • Crabtree, Arthur
  • Black, Edward
  • Minney, R. J.
  • Kennedy, Margaret
  • Pertwee, Roland
  • Cox, Jack
  • Mallabey, Cedric
  • May, Hans
  • Lockwood, Margaret
  • Calvert, Phyllis
  • Mason, James
  • Granger, Stewart
  • Roc, Patricia
  • Jones, Griffith
  • Gainsborough Studios
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
330
Series statement
  • Criterion Collection
  • Eclipse series
Series volume
36
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Rape victims
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Good and evil
Technique
live action
Label
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures, directed by Leslie Arliss and Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Release date: October 9, 2012
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943 and 1945
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
[v. 1.] Man in Grey (1943 ; 116 min.) -- [v. 2.] Madonna of the Seven Moons (1945 ; 110 min.) -- [v. 3.] Wicked Lady (1945 ; 104 min.)
Control code
ocn813227697
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (330 min.)
Isbn
9781604656633
Isbn Type
(v.2)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • ECL162DVD
  • ECL163DVD-ECL165DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)813227697
System details
DVD; (1.33:1) aspect ratio, Dolby Digital mono, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Three wicked melodramas from Gainsborough Pictures, directed by Leslie Arliss and Arthur Crabtree, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Release date: October 9, 2012
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1943 and 1945
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
[v. 1.] Man in Grey (1943 ; 116 min.) -- [v. 2.] Madonna of the Seven Moons (1945 ; 110 min.) -- [v. 3.] Wicked Lady (1945 ; 104 min.)
Control code
ocn813227697
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (330 min.)
Isbn
9781604656633
Isbn Type
(v.2)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • ECL162DVD
  • ECL163DVD-ECL165DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)813227697
System details
DVD; (1.33:1) aspect ratio, Dolby Digital mono, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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