Murdoch mysteries: the movies

Format: DVD 2015
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - TV Series ON HOLDSHELF
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - TV Series
 
Status  ON HOLDSHELF
 
 
Summary
Before the hit television series, the same characters appeared in three feature-length adaptations of Maureen Jennings's beloved novels. In gritty 1890s Toronto, Detective William Murdoch uses new forensic techniques to solve the murders of a young chambermaid, a colleague on the force, and a backstreet abortionist.
Contents
disc 1. Except the dying (2004) (approximately 89 min.)
disc 2. Poor Tom is cold (2004) (approximately 89 min.)
disc 3. Under the dragon's tail (2005) (approximately 93 min.).

Additional Information
Subjects Murdoch, William (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Forensic scientists -- Canada -- 19th century -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Drama.
Made-for-TV movies.
Television adaptations.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Hudson, Ohio] :Acorn,2015
distributed exclusively by RLJ Entertainmen, Inc., [2015]
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Except the dying (Television program)
Tom is cold (Television program)
Under the dragon's tail (Television program)
Detective Murdoch mystery.
Contributors MacLean, Janet, screenwriter.
Coons, Cal, screenwriter.
Greig, Jean, screenwriter.
DeCarlo, Michael, television director.
L'Ecuyer, John, 1966- television director.
Todd, Kim, television producer.
Jennings, Christina, television producer.
Outerbridge, Peter, actor.
Hawes, Keeley, 1976- actor.
Montgomery, Flora, 1974- actor.
MacFadzean, Matthew, actor.
Meaney, Colm, 1953- actor.
Jennings, Maureen. Detective Murdoch mystery.
Shaftesbury Sales Company (Firm), presenter.
Portman Film (Firm), presenter.
Shaftesbury Films, production company.
Original Pictures, production company.
Acorn (Firm), publisher.
RLJ Entertainment, film distributor.
Participants/Performers Peter Outerbridge, Keeley Hawes, Flora Montgomery, Matthew MacFadzean, Colm Meaney.
Audience Not rated; contains strong language, violence, sexual situations, and nudity.
Language English
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Based on the novels by Maureen Jennings.
Except the dying originally broadcast on television as a made-for-TV movie in 2004.
Poor Tom is cold originally broadcast on television as a made-for-TV movie in 2004.
Under the dragon's tail originally broadcast on television as a made-for-TV movie in 2005.
System Details DVD; widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Description 3 videodiscs (approximately 271 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781621722908
1621722902
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