Joseph Andrews

Joseph Andrews

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Director: Tony Richardson

Cast: Ann-Margret, Peter Firth, Michael Hordern

     
 

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Tony Richardson attempts to re-create the glory days of Tom Jones in this adaptation of the 1742 Henry Fielding novel. Peter Firth stars in this picaresque tale as Joseph Andrews, a young servant switched at birth who undergoes a series of romantic escapades. Joseph even has the fortune of becoming the personal footman to Lady Booby (Ann-Margaret). Joseph's romantic… See more details below

Overview

Tony Richardson attempts to re-create the glory days of Tom Jones in this adaptation of the 1742 Henry Fielding novel. Peter Firth stars in this picaresque tale as Joseph Andrews, a young servant switched at birth who undergoes a series of romantic escapades. Joseph even has the fortune of becoming the personal footman to Lady Booby (Ann-Margaret). Joseph's romantic peccadilloes cause consternation among a collection of stuffy noblemen and women in 18th-century England.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/18/2003
UPC:
0097360891645
Original Release:
1977
Rating:
R
Source:
Paramount
Region Code:
1
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Mono]
Time:
1:39:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs; Dolby Digital English Mono; English subtitles

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ann-Margret Lady Booby
Peter Firth Joseph Andrews
Michael Hordern Parson Adams
Beryl Reid Mrs. Slipslop
Jim Dale Pedlar
Natalie Ogle Fanny Goodwill
Peter Bull Sir Thomas Booby
Kenneth Cranham Wicked Squire
Karen Dotrice Pamela
James Villiers Mr. Booby
Peggy Ashcroft Lady Tattle
Michael Balfour Ruffian
Bernard Bresslaw Parson Trulliber
Wendy Craig Mrs. Tow-Wouse
John Gielgud Doctor
Brian Glover Jailer
Hugh Griffith Squire Western
Ronald Pickup Wilson
Norman Rossington Gaffer Andrews
Patsy Rowlands Gammer Andrews
Jenny Runacre Gypsy
Tim Pigott-Smith Comet
Timothy West Tow-Wouse
Penelope Wilton Mrs. Wilson
Carol Drinkwater Actor
Sandra Dorne Whore in traffic jam
Pauline Jameson Actor

Technical Credits
Tony Richardson Director,Screenwriter
John Addison Score Composer
Michael Annals Costumes/Costume Designer,Production Designer
Bill Brosie Art Director
Chris Bryant Screenwriter
Jim Dale Score Composer,Songwriter
Arthur Davey Costumes/Costume Designer
Andrew Grieve Asst. Director
Peter Handford Sound/Sound Designer
Neil Hartley Producer
William Hobbs Songwriter
Gerry Humphreys Sound/Sound Designer
Jean Hunnisett Costumes/Costume Designer
Thom Noble Editor
Allan Scott Screenwriter
Bob Stewart Score Composer,Songwriter
David Watkin Cinematographer
Patrick Wheatley Costumes/Costume Designer
Ian Whittaker Set Decoration/Design

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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Country Pleasures [7:19]
2. Sir Thomas Booby [12:21]
3. Great Purity [4:51]
4. On the Road [10:36]
5. Before the Justice [6:05]
6. Slipslop Intervenes [4:18]
7. Story of the Gypsies [4:32]
8. Grave Matters [1:17]
9. Wilson's Tale [6:11]
10. Gothic Dinner Party [11:33]
11. The Pedlar Returns [1:58]
12. Lady Booby Schemes [10:38]
13. Wisdom of Parson Adams [4:54]
14. Curious Night Adventures [4:03]
15. Tittle-Tattle of Days Gone By [4:16]
16. Happily Ever After [4:06]

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