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The Resource The complete ripping yarns, BBC ; written by Michael Palin and Terry Jones ; producers/directors, Terry Hughes, Jim Franklin, and Alan J.W. Bell, (videorecording)

The complete ripping yarns, BBC ; written by Michael Palin and Terry Jones ; producers/directors, Terry Hughes, Jim Franklin, and Alan J.W. Bell, (videorecording)

Label
The complete ripping yarns
Title
The complete ripping yarns
Statement of responsibility
BBC ; written by Michael Palin and Terry Jones ; producers/directors, Terry Hughes, Jim Franklin, and Alan J.W. Bell
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains nine half-hour comedies that spoof the stirring adventure stories written to stiffen the characters of Edwardian British boys
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Michael Palin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Palin, Michael
  • Franklin, Jim
  • Jones, Terry
  • Bell, Alan J. W
  • Hughes, Terry
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
274
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • British Occupation of India (1765-1947)
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • Military campaigns
  • Horror
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Soccer
  • Bildungsromans
  • Endowed public schools (Great Britain)
  • Soccer fans
  • Bildungsromans
  • Horror
  • Travel
  • Travel
  • Soccer fans
  • Endowed public schools (Great Britain)
  • Soccer
  • Murder
  • Prisoners
  • Murder
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • Germany
  • India
  • England
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The complete ripping yarns, BBC ; written by Michael Palin and Terry Jones ; producers/directors, Terry Hughes, Jim Franklin, and Alan J.W. Bell, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast by the BBC from 1976-1979
  • "By Monty Python's Michael Palin and Terry Jones"--Container
  • Special features: commentaries for all 9 episodes by Michael Palin and Terry Jones; laugh-track-free audio option; deleted scene; photo gallery; Comic Roots: Michael Palin, 1983; restoration clip; stills gallery; Michael Palin's original scripts (DVD-ROM); commemorative booklet
Accompanying material
1 booklet (23 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Contents
  • Whinfrey's last case
  • Golden Gordon
  • Roger of the Raj
  • Disc 1.
  • Tomkinson's schooldays
  • Testing of Eric Olthwaite
  • Escape from Stalag Luft 112B
  • Murder at Moorstones Manor
  • Across the Andes by frog
  • Curse of the claw
  • Disc 2.
Control code
ocm61257489
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 274 min.)
Isbn
9781569387894
Other control number
054961789399
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 7893
  • AMP-7893
  • 7893
System details
  • DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
  • DVD-ROM requirements: Computer; DVD-ROM drive; Adobe Acrobat 4.0 or highter software
Label
The complete ripping yarns, BBC ; written by Michael Palin and Terry Jones ; producers/directors, Terry Hughes, Jim Franklin, and Alan J.W. Bell, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast by the BBC from 1976-1979
  • "By Monty Python's Michael Palin and Terry Jones"--Container
  • Special features: commentaries for all 9 episodes by Michael Palin and Terry Jones; laugh-track-free audio option; deleted scene; photo gallery; Comic Roots: Michael Palin, 1983; restoration clip; stills gallery; Michael Palin's original scripts (DVD-ROM); commemorative booklet
Accompanying material
1 booklet (23 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Contents
  • Whinfrey's last case
  • Golden Gordon
  • Roger of the Raj
  • Disc 1.
  • Tomkinson's schooldays
  • Testing of Eric Olthwaite
  • Escape from Stalag Luft 112B
  • Murder at Moorstones Manor
  • Across the Andes by frog
  • Curse of the claw
  • Disc 2.
Control code
ocm61257489
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 274 min.)
Isbn
9781569387894
Other control number
054961789399
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 7893
  • AMP-7893
  • 7893
System details
  • DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
  • DVD-ROM requirements: Computer; DVD-ROM drive; Adobe Acrobat 4.0 or highter software

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