The Railway Children

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Overview

A presentation of ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre, Catherine Morshead's 2000 childhood drama remake The Railway Children comes to DVD from WGBH Boston Video. The disc is presented with a standard full-frame transfer and Dolby Digital sound. Special features include a cast list, poster gallery, and link to the website.
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Overview

A presentation of ExxonMobil Masterpiece Theatre, Catherine Morshead's 2000 childhood drama remake The Railway Children comes to DVD from WGBH Boston Video. The disc is presented with a standard full-frame transfer and Dolby Digital sound. Special features include a cast list, poster gallery, and link to the website.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Cast list; Poster gallery; Access to "The Railway Children" website, including essays, an interview with actress Jenny Agutter, and other resources; Scene selection; Closed captions
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/1/2002
  • UPC: 783421365193
  • Original Release: 2000
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  • Source: Wgbh / Pbs
  • Aspect Ratio: Alternate Wide Screen (1.78:1)
  • Presentation: Letterbox
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:45:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 20,496

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jenny Agutter Mother
Michael Kitchen Father
Richard Attenborough Old Gentleman
Gregor Fisher Perks
Clive Russell
David Bamber
Technical Credits
Catherine Morshead Director
Simon Bishop Sound/Sound Designer
Howard Burden Costumes/Costume Designer
John Daly Cinematographer
Don Fairservice Editor
Tim Hutchinson Production Designer
Simon Nye Screenwriter
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Introduction [3:01]
2. Father's Mysterious Disappearance [10:38]
3. The New House [15:53]
4. The Green Dragon [5:49]
5. Mother Takes Ill [11:57]
6. A Russian Friend [15:09]
7. Birthday Blessings [11:23]
8. Father's Secret Revealed [5:39]
9. The Paper Chase [12:39]
10. Father's Return [7:40]
11. Closing Remarks [3:24]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Scene Selection
   Features
      Cast List
      Poster Gallery
         The Flame Trees of Thika
         Henrik Ibsen's Hedda Gabler
         I, Claudius
         Traffik
         Jeeves & Wooster
      Web Sites of Interest
   Closed Captions
   Additional Products of Interest
   Request a Catalog
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  • Posted August 8, 2011

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    The 70s version is good but I kind of like this one better. You might recognize a familiar face or two. Good adaptation of the book. Good ending.

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