Helen Mirren at the BBC

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Overview

By the time Dame Helen Mirren won her Oscar for The Queen and her Emmy for Elizabeth I, she had been wowing theater and television audiences for more than 40 years. Now take a front-row seat for nine of her early television performances and rediscover a young actress already on her way to stardom. The productions collected here include: William Rowley and Thomas Middleton's The Changeling, J. M. Barrie's The Little Minister, William Wycherley's The Country Wife, and George Bernard Shaw's The Apple Cart from the ...
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Overview

By the time Dame Helen Mirren won her Oscar for The Queen and her Emmy for Elizabeth I, she had been wowing theater and television audiences for more than 40 years. Now take a front-row seat for nine of her early television performances and rediscover a young actress already on her way to stardom. The productions collected here include: William Rowley and Thomas Middleton's The Changeling, J. M. Barrie's The Little Minister, William Wycherley's The Country Wife, and George Bernard Shaw's The Apple Cart from the BBC's Play of the Month series (1974-77); Caesar and Claretta (1975) from the Beeb's Private Affairs series; Christopher Hampton's The Philanthropist (1975); Dennis Potter's Blue Remembered Hills (1979) and Stephen Poliakoff's Soft Targets (1982) from Play for Today; and Edna O'Brien's Mrs. Reinhardt (1981) from BBC2 Playhouse.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Helen Mirren remembers - exclusive, newly-recorded interview with Helen Mirren!; BBC talk-show host Michael Parkinson interviews Helen Mirren in 1975
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/19/2008
  • UPC: 794051420824
  • Rating:

  • Source: Bbc Warner
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Mixed Media Set
  • Time: 13:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 63,137

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Helen Mirren
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
1. Chapter 1 [:00]
2. Chapter 2 [8:01]
3. Chapter 3 [9:05]
4. Chapter 4 [9:00]
5. Chapter 5 [7:22]
6. Chapter 6 [8:26]
7. Chapter 7 [11:17]
8. Chapter 8 [7:54]
9. Chapter 9 [7:43]
10. Chapter 10 [8:25]
11. Chapter 11 [9:39]
12. Chapter 12 [9:23]
Disc #2 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
1. Chapter 1 [11:49]
2. Chapter 2 [7:41]
3. Chapter 3 [10:44]
4. Chapter 4 [8:44]
5. Chapter 5 [10:51]
6. Chapter 6 [9:26]
7. Chapter 7 [10:56]
8. Chapter 8 [9:20]
9. Chapter 9 [10:07]
10. Chapter 10 [2:35]
11. Chapter 11 [7:25]
12. Chapter 12 [9:16]
1. Chapter 1 [6:26]
2. Chapter 2 [5:15]
3. Chapter 3 [7:14]
4. Chapter 4 [7:18]
5. Chapter 5 [5:45]
6. Chapter 6 [5:37]
7. Chapter 7 [4:24]
8. Chapter 8 [6:48]
Disc #3 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
1. Chapter 1 [11:44]
2. Chapter 2 [11:40]
3. Chapter 3 [10:17]
4. Chapter 4 [8:54]
5. Chapter 5 [10:58]
6. Chapter 6 [12:29]
7. Chapter 7 [10:53]
8. Chapter 8 [11:51]
1. Chapter 1 [10:45]
2. Chapter 2 [6:39]
3. Chapter 3 [8:05]
4. Chapter 4 [7:32]
5. Chapter 5 [11:50]
6. Chapter 6 [6:18]
7. Chapter 7 [7:30]
8. Chapter 8 [10:07]
9. Chapter 9 [8:28]
10. Chapter 10 [6:58]
11. Chapter 11 [11:43]
12. Chapter 12 [:06]
Disc #4 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
1. Chapter 1 [9:48]
2. Chapter 2 [7:22]
3. Chapter 3 [11:38]
4. Chapter 4 [9:12]
5. Chapter 5 [9:02]
6. Chapter 6 [8:33]
7. Chapter 7 [14:22]
8. Chapter 8 [6:48]
9. Chapter 9 [6:09]
10. Chapter 10 [:00]
11. Chapter 11 [10:33]
12. Chapter 12 [8:37]
1. Chapter 1 [9:47]
2. Chapter 2 [11:12]
3. Chapter 3 [6:36]
4. Chapter 4 [10:30]
5. Chapter 5 [9:04]
6. Chapter 6 [6:49]
7. Chapter 7 [8:25]
8. Chapter 8 [9:04]
Disc #5 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
1. Chapter 1 [9:50]
2. Chapter 2 [8:45]
3. Chapter 3 [10:00]
4. Chapter 4 [8:46]
5. Chapter 5 [9:19]
6. Chapter 6 [10:11]
7. Chapter 7 [10:03]
8. Chapter 8 [7:34]
1. Chapter 1 [11:49]
2. Chapter 2 [13:15]
3. Chapter 3 [11:07]
4. Chapter 4 [12:08]
5. Chapter 5 [13:22]
6. Chapter 6 [9:30]
7. Chapter 7 [11:50]
8. Chapter 8 [11:37]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
   Play All
   Helen Mirren Remembers
   The Changeling
      Play
   Subtitles - On
   Subtitles - Off
Disc #2 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
   Play All
   The Apple Cart
      Play
   Caesar and Claretta
      Play
   Parkinson Interview
   Subtitles - On
   Subtitles - Off
Disc #3 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
   Play All
   The Philanthropist
      Play
   The Little Minister
      Play
   Subtitles - On
   Subtitles - Off
Disc #4 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
   Play All
   The Country Wife
      Play
   Blue Remembered Hills
      Play
   Subtitles - On
   Subtitles - Off
Disc #5 -- Helen Mirren at the BBC
   Play All
   Mrs Reinhardt
      Play
   Soft Targets
      Play
   Subtitles - On
   Subtitles - Off
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