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Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City

(DVD - 2002)
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Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City
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In this chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s, the carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection.
Title: Armistead Maupin's Tales of the city
[videorecording]
Publisher: [Silver Spring, MD] : Acorn Media, c2002
Edition: Complete 6-episode unedited ed
Characteristics: 3 videodiscs (ca. 300 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Notes: Special features include audio commentary by Armistead Maupin, director Alastair Reid, Olympia Dukakis, Laura Linney and Barbara Garrick; exclusive behind-the-scenes location and rehearsal footage; Armistead Maupin biography and booklist; cast biographies; full-color insert
Originally produced as a television mini-series in 1993
Based on the novel by Armistead Maupin
Summary: In this chronicle of San Francisco in the 1970s, the carefree chaos revolves around the funky old apartment house at 28 Barbary Lane where landlady Anna Madrigal welcomes tenants by taping homegrown joints to their doors and presides over their lives with an almost maternal affection.
Audience: Recommended for mature audiences--Container
Awards & Distinctions: Peabody Award, 1995
GLAAD Media Awards, 1995: Outstanding Mini-Series
ISBN: 1569385424
Branch Call Number: DVD ARMISTE
Statement of Responsibility: a Propaganda/Working Title Production for Channel 4, in association with American Playhouse/KQED ; teleplay by Richard Kramer ; produced by Alan Poul ; directed by Alastair Reid
Performers: Olympia Dukakis, Donald Moffat, Laura Linney, Marcus D'Amico, Chloe Webb, Thomas Gibson, Barbara Garrick, Billy Campbell, Paul Gross.
System Details: DVD; stereo, Dolby digital
Other Language: Closed-captioned
Subject Headings: San Francisco (Calif.) Drama City and town life California San Francisco Drama
Genre/Form: Television programs
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Topical Term: City and town life
Publisher No: AMP-5424
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Jul 29, 2013
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