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The Resource Fawlty Towers, The complete collection, BBC ; direction and production by John Howard Davies, Douglas Argent, Bob Spiers ; written by John Cleese and Connie Booth, (videorecording DVD)

Fawlty Towers, The complete collection, BBC ; direction and production by John Howard Davies, Douglas Argent, Bob Spiers ; written by John Cleese and Connie Booth, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Fawlty Towers, The complete collection
Title
Fawlty Towers
Title part
The complete collection
Statement of responsibility
BBC ; direction and production by John Howard Davies, Douglas Argent, Bob Spiers ; written by John Cleese and Connie Booth
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Basil Fawlty is the sharp-tongued, short-fused owner of Fawlty Towers, a hotel plagued by crisis, chaos and bizarre characters. This set collects all 12 episodes of the British comedy, and also includes interviews with the writer and star, John Cleese
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fawlty Towers (Television program)
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned. Includes English, French and German subtitles
PerformerNote
John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Argent, Douglas
  • Spiers, Bob
  • Davies, John Howard
  • Cleese, John
  • Booth, Connie
  • Scales, Prunella
  • Sachs, Andrew
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
500
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hotelkeepers
  • Television comedies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fawlty Towers, The complete collection, BBC ; direction and production by John Howard Davies, Douglas Argent, Bob Spiers ; written by John Cleese and Connie Booth, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by BBC in 1975 and 1979
  • Special features: New and archival talent interviews; director's commentary; who's who guide to the stars of Fawlty Towers; guest ledger of the series' cameo appearances
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • [v. 1.] A touch of class ; The builders ; The wedding party ; Hotel inspectors
  • [v. 2.] Gourmet night ; The Germans ; Communication problems ; The psychiatrist
  • [v. 3.] Waldorf salad ; The kipper and the corpse ; The anniversary ; Basil the rat
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (500 min.)
Isbn
9780790760872
Isbn Type
(v.3)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794051157522 (set)
  • 794051157324 (v.1)
  • 794051157423 (v.2)
  • 794051157720 (v.3)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E1575
  • E1573
  • E1574
  • E1577
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm48179681
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fawlty Towers, The complete collection, BBC ; direction and production by John Howard Davies, Douglas Argent, Bob Spiers ; written by John Cleese and Connie Booth, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast by BBC in 1975 and 1979
  • Special features: New and archival talent interviews; director's commentary; who's who guide to the stars of Fawlty Towers; guest ledger of the series' cameo appearances
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • [v. 1.] A touch of class ; The builders ; The wedding party ; Hotel inspectors
  • [v. 2.] Gourmet night ; The Germans ; Communication problems ; The psychiatrist
  • [v. 3.] Waldorf salad ; The kipper and the corpse ; The anniversary ; Basil the rat
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (500 min.)
Isbn
9780790760872
Isbn Type
(v.3)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 794051157522 (set)
  • 794051157324 (v.1)
  • 794051157423 (v.2)
  • 794051157720 (v.3)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • E1575
  • E1573
  • E1574
  • E1577
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm48179681
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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