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The Resource Tales of the unexpected, directed by John Bruce ... [et al.] ; written by Paul Ableman ... [et al.], (DVD)

Tales of the unexpected, directed by John Bruce ... [et al.] ; written by Paul Ableman ... [et al.], (DVD)

Label
Tales of the unexpected
Title
Tales of the unexpected
Statement of responsibility
directed by John Bruce ... [et al.] ; written by Paul Ableman ... [et al.]
Title variation
Roald Dahl's Tales of the unexpected
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of episodes from the first two seasons of a television program focusing on chilling stories of the macabre
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally broadcast on television 1979-1980
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1992.77.T35
LC item number
T35 2004
PerformerNote
  • Andrew Ray, Lucy Gutteridge, Richard Johnson ; Host: Roald Dahl
  • set 3: Cast: Peter Cushing, John Mills, Leslie Caron, Derek Jacobi, Susan Penhaligon
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  • 1939-2003
  • 1927-2015
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  • Bruce, John
  • Ray, Andrew
  • Gutteridge, Lucy
  • Johnson, Richard
  • Dahl, Roald
Runtime
624
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  • Horror television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Television programs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tales of the unexpected, directed by John Bruce ... [et al.] ; written by Paul Ableman ... [et al.], (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
  • Closed-captioned
  • Features: Roald Dahl biography, production notes, cast information
Contents
  • [Set 1]: vol. 1: Man from the South -- Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel's coat -- William and Mary -- Lamb to the slaughter -- The landlady -- Neck -- Edward and the conqueror -- vol. 2: A dip in the pool -- The way up to heaven -- Royal jelly -- Skin -- Galloping Foxley -- vol. 3: The hitchhiker -- Poison -- Fat chance -- Taste -- My lady love, my dove -- Georgy porgy -- Depart in peace -- vol. 4: The umbrella man -- Genesis and catastrophe -- Mr. Botibol's first love -- Back for Christmas -- The orderly world of Mr. Appleby -- The man at the top
  • v. 2.
  • The stinker
  • I'll be seeing you
  • The party
  • Would you believe it?
  • Vicious circle
  • The boy who talked with animals
  • v. 3.
  • The best of everything
  • Shatterproof
  • set 2:
  • The sound machine
  • Never speak ill of the dead
  • The last bottle in the world
  • Kindly dig your grave
  • v. 4.
  • Completely foolproof
  • There's one born every minute
  • Bosom friends
  • The way to do it
  • Hijack
  • Vol. 1.
  • The flypaper
  • A picture of a place
  • Proof of guilt
  • Vengeance is mine inc.
  • A girl can't always have everything
  • Parson's pleasure
  • set 3: v.1: Blue marigold -- The eavesdropper -- Operation safecrack -- Run, rabbit, run -- Stranger in town -- The moles -- Decoy -- v.2: Pattern of guilt -- A harmless vanity -- Death can add -- Death in the morning -- What have you been up to lately? -- Absence of Emily -- A man with a fortune -- v.3: Who's got the lady? -- The skeleton key -- A passing opportunity -- The memory man -- A sad loss -- Clerical error -- The vorpal blade
Control code
rcl00003602
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
videodiscs
Isbn
9781569387269
Lccn
rcl00003602
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP7265
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1352303
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tales of the unexpected, directed by John Bruce ... [et al.] ; written by Paul Ableman ... [et al.], (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • DVD, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo
  • Closed-captioned
  • Features: Roald Dahl biography, production notes, cast information
Contents
  • [Set 1]: vol. 1: Man from the South -- Mrs. Bixby and the Colonel's coat -- William and Mary -- Lamb to the slaughter -- The landlady -- Neck -- Edward and the conqueror -- vol. 2: A dip in the pool -- The way up to heaven -- Royal jelly -- Skin -- Galloping Foxley -- vol. 3: The hitchhiker -- Poison -- Fat chance -- Taste -- My lady love, my dove -- Georgy porgy -- Depart in peace -- vol. 4: The umbrella man -- Genesis and catastrophe -- Mr. Botibol's first love -- Back for Christmas -- The orderly world of Mr. Appleby -- The man at the top
  • v. 2.
  • The stinker
  • I'll be seeing you
  • The party
  • Would you believe it?
  • Vicious circle
  • The boy who talked with animals
  • v. 3.
  • The best of everything
  • Shatterproof
  • set 2:
  • The sound machine
  • Never speak ill of the dead
  • The last bottle in the world
  • Kindly dig your grave
  • v. 4.
  • Completely foolproof
  • There's one born every minute
  • Bosom friends
  • The way to do it
  • Hijack
  • Vol. 1.
  • The flypaper
  • A picture of a place
  • Proof of guilt
  • Vengeance is mine inc.
  • A girl can't always have everything
  • Parson's pleasure
  • set 3: v.1: Blue marigold -- The eavesdropper -- Operation safecrack -- Run, rabbit, run -- Stranger in town -- The moles -- Decoy -- v.2: Pattern of guilt -- A harmless vanity -- Death can add -- Death in the morning -- What have you been up to lately? -- Absence of Emily -- A man with a fortune -- v.3: Who's got the lady? -- The skeleton key -- A passing opportunity -- The memory man -- A sad loss -- Clerical error -- The vorpal blade
Control code
rcl00003602
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
videodiscs
Isbn
9781569387269
Lccn
rcl00003602
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
AMP7265
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1352303
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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