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The Resource Howards End, producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory ; Merchant/Ivory Productions, (videorecording DVD)

Howards End, producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory ; Merchant/Ivory Productions, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Howards End
Title
Howards End
Statement of responsibility
producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory ; Merchant/Ivory Productions
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Margaret and Helen Schlegel are sisters from a well-educated European family. A series of events brings them into a relationship with the very English Wilcox family. Both families also come into contact with Leonard Bast and his wife, a couple near the lowest tier of the rigid class system. Leonard's desire for cultural and intellectual status attracts the attention of Helen. Margaret must reconcile her independent spirit with her desire for companionship and a comfortable place in Edwardian society. Her moral strength is eventually able to resolve the tangle of opposites
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Actress, 1993.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Howards End (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Tony Pierce-Roberts ; art director, John Ralph ; editor, Andrew Marcus ; music, Richard Robbins
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H73
PerformerNote
Anthony Hopkins, Vanessa Redgrave, Helena Bonham Carter, Emma Thompson, James Wilby, Samuel West, Prunella Scales
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1927-2013
  • 1937-
  • 1937-
  • 1966-
  • 1966-
  • 1940-2012
  • 1879-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Merchant, Ismail
  • Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer
  • Ivory, James
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Redgrave, Vanessa
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Wilby, James
  • West, Samuel
  • Scales, Prunella
  • Pierce-Roberts, Tony
  • Robbins, Richard
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Merchant Ivory Productions
Runtime
142
Series statement
Merchant Ivory collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social classes
  • Sisters
  • Social conflict
Technique
live action
Label
Howards End, producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory ; Merchant/Ivory Productions, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1992 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster
  • Anamorphic widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
  • Special features include: Building Howards End; The design of Howards End; The wandering company; original 1992 behind-the-scenes featurette
Accompanying material
1 insert.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: New high-definition digital transfer; "Building Howard End": a new documentary featurette including interviews with James Ivory, Ismail Merchant, Helena Bonham Carter, costume designer Jenny Beavan, and production designer Luciana Arrighi; "The design of Howards End": an in-depth look at the costume and production designs for the film; "The wandering company"; a 1984 documentary about the history of Merchant Ivory Productions; original 1992 behind-the-scenes featurette
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. two-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (142 min.)
Isbn
9780780029132
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429198223
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
HOW040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57206191
  • (OCoLC)57206191
  • 842000
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Howards End, producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory ; Merchant/Ivory Productions, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1992 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by E.M. Forster
  • Anamorphic widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
  • Special features include: Building Howards End; The design of Howards End; The wandering company; original 1992 behind-the-scenes featurette
Accompanying material
1 insert.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: New high-definition digital transfer; "Building Howard End": a new documentary featurette including interviews with James Ivory, Ismail Merchant, Helena Bonham Carter, costume designer Jenny Beavan, and production designer Luciana Arrighi; "The design of Howards End": an in-depth look at the costume and production designs for the film; "The wandering company"; a 1984 documentary about the history of Merchant Ivory Productions; original 1992 behind-the-scenes featurette
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. two-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (142 min.)
Isbn
9780780029132
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429198223
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
HOW040
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm57206191
  • (OCoLC)57206191
  • 842000
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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