The Resource Oliver's travels

Oliver's travels

Label
Oliver's travels
Title
Oliver's travels
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alan Bates plays the title role of Oliver, a sacked university lecturer passionate about jazz, jokes and crossword puzzles. Oliver's journey of a lifetime begins when he decides to visit one of his heroes, the enigmatic newspaper crossword compiler Aristotle. When he discovers Aristotle is missing, he joins forces and falls in love with policewoman, Diane. Together they set off on a mammoth journey of discovery across the United Kingdom. Travelling through some of Britain's most glorious countryside from South Wales to the Orkney Islands, they uncover nefarious criminals and enigmatic clues placed in crossword puzzles which keep the pair guessing until all is revealed at their journeys end"--Container
Intended audience
Censorship classification: M
Language note
In English. English subtitles
PerformerNote
Alan Bates, Sinead Cusack
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bates, Alan
  • Cusack, Sinéad
  • Foster, Giles
  • BBC Worldwide Ltd
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing persons
  • Criminal investigation
Label
Oliver's travels
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally transmitted in the UK 11/6/95 - 9/7/95
  • Special feature: cast filmographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Looking for Aristotle -- Land of my fathers -- Why did we eat the frogs? -- The Farquhar connection -- Do we look like that?
Control code
26271515
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (approximately 246 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
9397810166295
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
R-B01662-9
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 26271515
  • (Sirsi) 26271515
System details
NTSC ; Region 4
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Oliver's travels
Publication
Note
  • Originally transmitted in the UK 11/6/95 - 9/7/95
  • Special feature: cast filmographies
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Looking for Aristotle -- Land of my fathers -- Why did we eat the frogs? -- The Farquhar connection -- Do we look like that?
Control code
26271515
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (approximately 246 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Other control number
9397810166295
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
R-B01662-9
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 26271515
  • (Sirsi) 26271515
System details
NTSC ; Region 4
Video recording format
DVD

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