Five Forty-Eight

Overview

The questionable past of a philandering executive returns to haunt him when he least expects it as Tony-award-winning playwright Terrence McNally's tense adaptation of author John Cheever's short story comes to the Broadway stage. When a callous, white-collar power player seduced and fired his beautiful secretary, he never thought he'd be forced to face the consequences for his cold-hearted actions. This is one woman who's not willing to walk away without a fight though, and when the unstable secretary finds ...
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Overview

The questionable past of a philandering executive returns to haunt him when he least expects it as Tony-award-winning playwright Terrence McNally's tense adaptation of author John Cheever's short story comes to the Broadway stage. When a callous, white-collar power player seduced and fired his beautiful secretary, he never thought he'd be forced to face the consequences for his cold-hearted actions. This is one woman who's not willing to walk away without a fight though, and when the unstable secretary finds herself pushed to the edge of sanity by the rejection, the man in the red power tie discovers why it's always best to leave bedroom antics out of the boardroom.
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Special Features

Chaptering for easy access to all acts of every play; Indexing to easily locate key segments; Previews of other broadway theatre archive plays
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/26/2002
  • UPC: 032031272996
  • Original Release: 1979
  • Rating:

  • Source: Kultur Video
  • Sound: Dolby Digital
  • Language: English
  • Time: 60:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 94,662

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Mary Beth Hurt
Laurence Luckinbill
Laurinda Barrett
Philip Scher
Kathy Keeney
Technical Credits
James Ivory Director
Jonathan Tunick Score Composer
Jac Venza Executive Producer
Peter Weinberg Producer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits [:35]
2. Bad Dream [4:12]
3. Neighbors [3:03]
4. Breakfast [2:34]
5. Off to Work [2:27]
6. All in a Day's Work [11:00]
7. The Dent Affair [15:10]
8. The Five Forty-Eight [9:15]
9. Shady Hill [6:27]
10. Closing Credits [2:58]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Scene Selections
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