She Fell Among Thieves

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Overview

An old-fashioned thriller starring Malcolm McDowell and Eileen Atkins, this British period drama traces the battle of wills between a vacationing English gentleman and a villainous mistress. The year is 1922. Richard Chandos (McDowell) is on a Pyrenees vacation when he crosses paths with the malevolent Vanity Fair (Atkins) and her motley band of crooks. From high atop the turreted Chateau Jezreel, Fair plots to inherit millions by forcing her stepdaughter to marry. Little does Fair realize that the uptight ...
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Overview

An old-fashioned thriller starring Malcolm McDowell and Eileen Atkins, this British period drama traces the battle of wills between a vacationing English gentleman and a villainous mistress. The year is 1922. Richard Chandos (McDowell) is on a Pyrenees vacation when he crosses paths with the malevolent Vanity Fair (Atkins) and her motley band of crooks. From high atop the turreted Chateau Jezreel, Fair plots to inherit millions by forcing her stepdaughter to marry. Little does Fair realize that the uptight Chandos is equally determined to thwart her plans by rescuing the young girl before the wedding vows are exchanged. She Fell Among Thieves was the very first program ever broadcast on PBS Mystery!
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/31/2009
  • UPC: 054961808991
  • Original Release: 1978
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  • Source: Acorn Media
  • Time: 1:18:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Malcolm McDowell Richard Chandos,
Eileen Atkins Vanity Fair
Michael Jayston
Karen Dotrice
Technical Credits
Clive Donner Director
Tom Sharpe Screenwriter
Mark Shivas Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- She Fell Among Thieves
1. A Drugged Wedding [6:03]
2. The Drowned Man [6:11]
3. Trailing Vanity Fair [5:10]
4. Joining the Party [6:50]
5. Plants and Suspicion [5:12]
6. Dire Warnings [3:38]
7. After-Dinner Death [5:01]
8. Morning Hunt [9:05]
9. Finding Jenny [7:41]
10. Trapped! [5:21]
11. Escape! [7:31]
12. Wedding Plans [10:35]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- She Fell Among Thieves
   Play Feature
   Scene Index
   Cast Filmographies
      Malcom McDowell
      Eileen Atkins
      Michael Jayston
      Karen Dotrice
   Subtitles: On/Off
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