Joe Maddison's War

Overview

Kevin Whately of English television's Inspector Morse toplines this British drama, set during World War II; he stars as Joe Maddison, a World War I veteran turned shipyard worker suffering from deep depression and midlife ennui. Turned down for service in the regular British army, Maddison's mood sinks even lower when his wife leaves him for a sailor. In response, he and friend Harry (Robson Green) volunteer for a local brigade called the Home Guard, headed by Mr. Simpson (Derek Jacobi), a local pharmacist. This ...
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Overview

Kevin Whately of English television's Inspector Morse toplines this British drama, set during World War II; he stars as Joe Maddison, a World War I veteran turned shipyard worker suffering from deep depression and midlife ennui. Turned down for service in the regular British army, Maddison's mood sinks even lower when his wife leaves him for a sailor. In response, he and friend Harry (Robson Green) volunteer for a local brigade called the Home Guard, headed by Mr. Simpson (Derek Jacobi), a local pharmacist. This takes Maddison on a life-changing journey of self-discovery. Melanie Hill, John Woodvine and James Atherton co-star.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/2/2011
  • UPC: 066805310621
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Source: Bfs Entertainment
  • Region Code: 1
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:26:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 8,068

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kevin Whately Joe Maddison
Robson Green Harry
Derek Jacobi Mr. Simpson
Melanie Hill
Trevor Fox
John Woodvine
Angela Lonsdale
Sammy Dobson
James Atherton
James Baxter
Madelaine Newton
Technical Credits
Patrick Collerton Director
Michele Buck Executive Producer
Howard Ella Producer
Alan Plater Screenwriter
Kevin Sargent Score Composer
Damien Timmer Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Joe Maddison's War
1. Chapter 1 [8:47]
2. Chapter 2 [8:57]
3. Chapter 3 [9:23]
4. Chapter 4 [9:55]
5. Chapter 5 [8:55]
6. Chapter 6 [5:42]
7. Chapter 7 [6:26]
8. Chapter 8 [5:19]
9. Chapter 9 [7:53]
10. Chapter 10 [7:14]
11. Chapter 11 [5:47]
12. Chapter 12 [:39]
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