Scarf Jack

Overview

A 1978 novel by Irish author P.J. Kavanagh was the source for the swashbuckling British miniseries Scarf Jack. The story took place in 1795, when a rebel movement arose in Ireland to expunge the occupying British landowners. The title character was a mysterious figure who swooped down from nowhere to rescue various and sundry Irish citizens from the tyrannical excesses of the British. Things shifted into gear when an innocent traveler named Francis Place found himself unwittingly assisting Scarf Jack and his ...
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Overview

A 1978 novel by Irish author P.J. Kavanagh was the source for the swashbuckling British miniseries Scarf Jack. The story took place in 1795, when a rebel movement arose in Ireland to expunge the occupying British landowners. The title character was a mysterious figure who swooped down from nowhere to rescue various and sundry Irish citizens from the tyrannical excesses of the British. Things shifted into gear when an innocent traveler named Francis Place found himself unwittingly assisting Scarf Jack and his fellow rebels. Roy Boyd headed the talented cast of the six-episode Scarf Jack, which was seen in the British Isles in 1981, courtesy of Southern Television (aka TVS).
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/28/2010
  • UPC: 089859838422
  • Original Release: 1981
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  • Source: Vci Video
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 2:30:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Roy Boyd Captain Jack
Simon Cuff
Richard Greene
Keith Jayne
Griffith Jones
Bernard Kay
Jo Kendall
Reginald Marsh
Glyn Owen
Robert Russell
William Squire
Technical Credits
Chris McMaster Director, Producer
Kevin Bergstrom Cinematographer
Graham Geddes Cinematographer
P.J. Kavanagh Screenwriter
John Mealing Score Composer
Peter Morris Editor
Lewis Rudd Executive Producer
Anne Spiers Makeup
Jean Turnbull Costumes/Costume Designer
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Scarf Jack: Complete Series
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   Episodes
      Captain Moonlight
      Rescued
      The Interrogation
      The Search
      The Challenge
      The Duel
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