Manions of America

Manions of America

Director: Charles S. Dubin, Joseph Sargent

Cast: Charles S. Dubin, Joseph Sargent, Kathleen Beller, Pierce Brosnan

     
 

The Manions of America was a three-part miniseries originally telecast September 30, and October 1 and 2, 1981. Set in Ireland and Philadelphia in the late 1840's, Rory O'Manion (Pierce Brosnan in his American TV-movie debut) escapes from the Great Irish Potato Famine to head to America, where he goes into business, opens old wounds with old enemies, and isSee more details below

Overview

The Manions of America was a three-part miniseries originally telecast September 30, and October 1 and 2, 1981. Set in Ireland and Philadelphia in the late 1840's, Rory O'Manion (Pierce Brosnan in his American TV-movie debut) escapes from the Great Irish Potato Famine to head to America, where he goes into business, opens old wounds with old enemies, and is reunited with his lover from the old country, British blueblood Rachel Clements (Kate Mulgrew). This expensive project was scripted by onetime Upstairs Downstairs staff writer Rosemary Anne Sisson.

Product Details

Release Date:
02/28/2012
UPC:
0741952713494
Original Release:
1981
Rating:
NR
Source:
Ent. One Music
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound]
Time:
4:46:00
Sales rank:
33,178

Special Features

Archive of American Television; Bonus Interview Excerpts with Creator Agnes Nixon and Director Joseph Sargent

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kathleen Beller Actor
Pierce Brosnan Actor
Steve Forrest Actor
Simon MacCorkindale Actor
Kate Mulgrew Actor
Linda Purl Actor
David Soul Actor
Jim Culleton Actor
Patrick Hammond Actor
Anthony Quayle Actor
Barbara Parkins Actor
Nicholas Hammond Actor
Simon Rouse Actor
Peter Gilmore Actor

Technical Credits
Charles S. Dubin Director
Joseph Sargent Director
Paul Barnes Production Designer
Lamar Bowen Cinematographer
Michael Brown Editor
Tony Converse Executive Producer
Connor Devlin Art Director
Hector R. Figueroa Cinematographer
Roger Gimbel Executive Producer
Stanley Kallis Producer
Barbara Lane Costumes/Costume Designer
Agnes Nixon Screenwriter
Rosemary Anne Sisson Screenwriter
Billy Ray Smith Associate Producer
Morton Stevens Score Composer
Frank Watts Cinematographer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Manions of America
1. Scene 1 [7:52]
2. Scene 2 [7:29]
3. Scene 3 [6:24]
4. Scene 4 [11:12]
5. Scene 5 [11:27]
6. Scene 6 [11:05]
7. Scene 7 [9:31]
8. Scene 8 [12:19]
9. Scene 9 [11:19]
10. Scene 10 [5:31]
1. Scene 11 [6:40]
2. Scene 12 [8:35]
3. Scene 13 [6:20]
4. Scene 14 [6:17]
5. Scene 15 [13:06]
6. Scene 16 [7:09]
7. Scene 17 [14:23]
8. Scene 18 [13:48]
9. Scene 19 [17:10]
10. Scene 20 [1:03]
Disc #2 -- Manions of America
1. Scene 21 [8:22]
2. Scene 22 [8:13]
3. Scene 23 [7:45]
4. Scene 24 [6:42]
5. Scene 25 [13:03]
6. Scene 26 [9:40]
7. Scene 27 [10:08]
8. Scene 28 [11:30]
9. Scene 29 [18:52]
10. Scene 30 [1:08]

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