In 1978, America's PBS made the wise decision of running the ten-part 1977 British adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's tragic novel Anna Karenina. Twenty-two years later, the Boston-based public TV station WGBH entered into another felicitous partnership with the BBC, and the result was a shorter (four-part), but no less vivid adaptation of the oft-filmed ...Read MoreIn 1978, America's PBS made the wise decision of running the ten-part 1977 British adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's tragic novel Anna Karenina. Twenty-two years later, the Boston-based public TV station WGBH entered into another felicitous partnership with the BBC, and the result was a shorter (four-part), but no less vivid adaptation of the oft-filmed Tolstoy work. Naturally, the main emphasis was on the triangular relationship between the titular Anna (Helen McCrory), her influential older husband, Karenin (Stephen Dillane), and the handsome, but faithless Count Vronsky (Kevin McKidd), culminating in disgrace, ostracization, and finally death for the hapless heroine. This time, however, scriptwriter (Allan Cubitt) also gave plenty of air space to the fascinating subplots involving the characters of Levin (Douglas Henshall), Kitty (Paloma Baeza), Oblonsky (Mark Strong), and Dolly (Amanda Root). Filmed largely on-location in Poland (with several prominent Polish actors in the supporting cast), Anna Karenina made its British television bow on May 9, 2000. Hal Erickson, RoviRead Less
Run time: 235 mins. Originally released: 2001. Couple long but minor scratches. SAME artwork. Worldwide playable. Taiwan released. Movie description in Chinese and short English on artwork & disc. Original DVD delux cardboard case with magnetic closure. Several minor scratches & bumps on case. A booklet included but written in Chinese mostly. Original English. Hidden Chinese subtitle. Legal with bar code. Watched once. Bubble wrap guarantee. First-Class Mail + free tracking in U.S. Airmail for international. Email notification after shipping.
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Helen McCrory, Kevin McKidd, Douglas Henshall, Mark Strong (II), Amanda Root. New. 2001 Run time: 240. Buy with confidence-Satisfaction Guaranteed! Delivery Confirmation included for all orders in the US.
Stephen Dillane, Sara Kestelman, Abigail Cruttenden, Paloma Baeza, Paul Rhys, Amanda Root, Mark Strong (II), Douglas Henshall... 2001 Run time: 240. We sell NEW Factory Sealed product, your satisfaction is guaranteed. Fast Shipping! 100% Customer Satisfaction, over 30 years of Happy Customers. Fast, safe secure shipping in bubble wrap mailers so your order arrives in perfect condition.
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