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Desperate Romantics [videorecording]

BBC ; directors, Paul Gay & Diamuid Lawrence ; producer, Ben Evans
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
In 1851, London is in the throes of the industrial revolution. But among the dirty red bricks and smokestacks are four young, thrill-seeking artists: steadfast William Holman Hunt, naive John Millais, mischievous Dante Gabriel Rossetti, and budding journalist Fred Walters, otherwise known as the Brotherhood. Their quest for artistic immortality takes them into some of the lewdest, darkest, and funniest corners of the city.
Director
Paul Gay; Diamuid Lawrence; Diarmuid Lawrence
Performers
Rafe Spall, Aidan Turner, Samuel Barnett, Sam Crane, Zoe Tapper, Amy Manson, Hennie Jacques, Phil Davis, Tom Hollander.
Release Date
2009
Run Time
349 min.
Language
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
Notes
  • Title from container.
  • Series created by Peter Bowker & Franny Moyle.
  • Originally broadcast in 2009 in the UK.
  • Special features: behind the scenes.
Edition
Widescreen format
Contents
  • Disc 1. Episodes 1
  • 3
  • Disc 2. Episodes 4
  • 6 ; special features.
ISBN
141989742X, 9781419897429
Credits
Directors, Paul Gay, Diarmuid Lawrence ; producer, Ben Evans ; series created by Peter Bowker and Franny Moyle.
Published
[United States] : BBC Worldwide Americas., c2010.
Publisher no.
1000148729 British Broadcasting Corporation
Description
2 videodiscs (349 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; 16:9 enhanced; stereo; NTSC.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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