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

Call number: DVD TV JOH
Publisher: Silver Spring, Md. : Acorn Media, c2002.
Publication date: c2002.
Subject: Smiley, George (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Spies -- Drama.
Title: John Le Carré's Smiley's people [videorecording] / a BBC television production in association with Paramount.
Additional title: Smiley's people
Physical description: 3 videodiscs (ca. 5 hrs., 24 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer note: Alec Guinness as George Smiley, with Eileen Atkins, Anthony Bate, Bernard Hepton, Michael Lonsdale, Beryl Reid, Patrick Stewart, and Bill Paterson.
Credits note: Producer, Jonathan Powell ; director, Simon Langton.
Target audience note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
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.).
Notes: Based on the novel by John Le Carré ; sequel to his Tinker, tailor, soldier, spy.
DVD special features: digitally remastered presentation ; interview with John Le Carré ; production notes ; cast filmographies ; Le Carré biography and booklist ; insert with glossary of characters and terms.
Produced by BBC television in 1994.
DVD format ; Dolby digital.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Television adaptations
Television mini-series Great Britain.
Spy television programs Great Britain.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added author: Langton, Simon.
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000.
Atkins, Eileen, 1934-
Bate, Anthony.
Hepton, Bernard.
Stewart, Patrick, 1940-
Le Carré, John, 1931- Smiley's people.
Acorn Media (Firm)
ISBN: 1569385955 :
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Bib No.: 1161759