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Frenchman's Creek [videorecording] / a co-production of Carlton Television and WGBH Boston ; producer, Hilary Heath ; adapted by Patrick Harbinson ; director, Ferdinand Fairfax.

DVD DVD ([2006], c1998.)
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Boston Video, [2006], c1998.
1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Marblehead Adult DVD RENTAL DVD 791.457 FRENCHMAN'S 2006 (Marblehead pickup only) (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 1593756267
  • ISBN: 9781593756260
General Note: Based on the book by Daphne du Maurier.
DVD release of the 1998 original television broadcast.
Special features: introduction by Russell Baker ; access to the "Masterpiece Theatre" web site.
Participant or Performer: Tara Fitzgerald, Anthony Delon, Timothy Dutton, Richard Bonehill, James Fleet, Jeremy Child.
Summary: Seeking to escape the stifling London court society, the beautiful headstrong Lady Dona St. Columb flees to her family estate on the Cornish coast. Her new freedom swiftly brings her into contact with the dashingly handsome French privateer Jean Aubrey who sweeps her off her feet and into a world of adventure on the high seas very different from her dull and boring life at court with her husband Sir Harry.
Target Audience: Not rated; includes material that may not be appropriate for younger viewers. Viewer discretion is advised.
System Details: DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Language: Closed-captioned and described video.
Authors: Fairfax, Ferdinand. (Added Author). Harbinson, Patrick. (Added Author). Fitzgerald, Tara, 1968- (Added Author). Delon, Anthony. (Added Author). Fleet, James. (Added Author). Dutton, Tim. (Added Author). Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989 (Added Author). WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.) (Added Author). WGBH Video (Firm) (Added Author).
Citation: Fairfax, Ferdinand. "Frenchman's Creek." Boston, MA : WGBH Boston Video, 2006, 1998.

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