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Uniform Title Dresser (Motion picture)
Title The dresser / Columbia Pictures presents a World Film Services and Goldcrest production ; a Peter Yates/Ronald Harwood film ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood ; produced and directed by Peter Yates
Edition Widescreen
Published Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Yat/Dre  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Film adaptation of Harwood's play about an aging English actor/manager, his dresser, and their theatre company touring England during WWII. Both the leader of the company and his dresser are essential to each other. However, the devoted dresser struggles to support the unreasonable demands of the tyrannical head of the company, during the London blitz
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
Credits Music, James Horner ; editor, Ray Lovejoy ; director of photography, Kelvin Pike
Cast Albert Finney, Tom Courtenay, Edward Fox, Zena Walker, Eileen Atkins, Michael Gough, Lockwood West, Cathryn Harrison
Notes Rated: PG
DVD, region 1, aspect ratio, 1.85:1, Dolby digital
In English with optional subtitles in English and Japanese; closed-captioned in English
Available to Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Theatrical companies -- England -- London -- Drama.
Actors -- England -- London -- Drama.
Male friendship -- Drama.
London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1945 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.
Author Yates, Peter, 1929-2011.
Harwood, Ronald, 1934-
Finney, Albert, 1936-
Courtenay, Tom.
Fox, Edward, 1937-
Walker, Zena, 1934-2003.
Atkins, Eileen, 1934-
Gough, Michael, 1916-2011.
Harrison, Cathryn, 1959-
Columbia Pictures.
Goldcrest Films International.
World Film Services (Firm)
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 140495077X