The Duke

Overview

Billed as Benji meets Howards End, this charming Canadian children's film concerns the struggle between a philanthropic duke John Neville and his sniveling nephew Cecil Oliver Muirhead, who worries that his uncle is wasting his money by spending it on the poor. When the duke dies halfway through the movie, his American niece Charlotte Courtnee Draper takes over. Soon Charlotte falls in love with a dashing laborer Jeremy Maxwell, while Cecil plots to stain the moral standing of the duke's loyal dog, Hubert. Star ...
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Overview

Billed as Benji meets Howards End, this charming Canadian children's film concerns the struggle between a philanthropic duke John Neville and his sniveling nephew Cecil Oliver Muirhead, who worries that his uncle is wasting his money by spending it on the poor. When the duke dies halfway through the movie, his American niece Charlotte Courtnee Draper takes over. Soon Charlotte falls in love with a dashing laborer Jeremy Maxwell, while Cecil plots to stain the moral standing of the duke's loyal dog, Hubert. Star Trek's James Doohan also appears as a snooty English butler. The Duke was screened at the 1999 Flanders Film Festival.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Downloadable activity kit
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/28/2013
  • UPC: 625828618475
  • Original Release: 1999
  • Source: Peace Arch Trinity
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Pan & Scan
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:25:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 86,377

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Neville , The Duke
James Doohan
Courtnee Draper Charlotte
Jeremy Maxwell
Oliver Muirhead Cecil
Sophie Heyman
Judy Geeson
Justine Johnston
Lomax Study
Technical Credits
Philip Spink Director
Craig Detweiler Original Story, Screenwriter
Ian Fodie Producer
Kelly Herron Editor
Kelvin Humenny Art Director
Lorna Johnson Casting
Ellie Kanner Casting
Gina Kiellerman Costumes/Costume Designer
Mike Southon Cinematographer
Michael Strange Executive Producer
Anne Vince Executive Producer, Screenwriter
Robert Vince Executive Producer, Screenwriter
Brahm Wenger Score Composer
Andrew Wilson Production Designer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- The Duke
1. Scene 1 [9:17]
2. Scene 2 [4:18]
3. Scene 3 [5:11]
4. Scene 4 [10:17]
5. Scene 5 [4:39]
6. Scene 6 [5:03]
7. Scene 7 [8:48]
8. Scene 8 [16:20]
9. Scene 9 [6:25]
10. Scene 10 [8:46]
11. Scene 11 [3:29]
12. Scene 12 [5:38]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- The Duke
   Play Movie
   Scene Selections
   Set Up
      English 2.0 Stereo
      Français 2,0 Stéréo
      Español 2.0 Stereo
   Special Features
      Downloadable Activity Kit
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