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Title:
Hobson's choice
Author:
Lean, David, 1908-1991, producer, director, author of screenplay.
Uniform Title:
Hobson's choice (Motion picture : 1954)
Edition:
Special edition.
Publication Information:
[United States] : Criterion Collection, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16] pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.).
Summary:
An owner of a Victorian-era boot shop finds himself in a battle of wills with his headstrong eldest daughter, who wants to make her own professional and personal decisions in her life.
General Note:
Based on the play by Harold Brighouse.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1954; ©1953.

"Restoration by the BFI National Archive in association with Studio Canal and Optimum Releasing."

Accompanying booklet has a new essay by film critic Armond White and information about the new remastered transfer from a 1953 combined fine-grain master positive.

Special features: Commentary featuring film historians Alain Silver and James Ursini; Theatrical trailer; Episode of The Hollywood greats: Charles Laughton / written and presented by Barry Norman; producer, Barry Brown; director, Margaret Sharp ; BBC (ca. 44 min. ; 1978).
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
Hollywood greats (Television program). Charles Laughton.
ISBN:
9781604651195
UPC:
715515042116
Format :
DVD

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