The Resource The secret agent

The secret agent

Label
The secret agent
Title
The secret agent
Title variation
Joseph Conrad's the secret agent
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Victorian London, the drama follows Soho shopkeeper Verloc as he becomes increasingly involved in espionage and terrorism. Unknown to his wife Winnie, Verloc is employed by the Russian embassy to spy on a dangerous anarchist group and is tasked with bombing Greenwich Observatory so it can be blamed on the anarchists. As Chief Inspector Heat becomes more aware of his suspicious activities, Verloc uses his vulnerable brother-in-law Stevie to help him carry out his mission
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Charles McDougall ; Screenwriter, Tony Marchant
Intended audience
Censorship classification : MA15+
Language note
In English. No subtitles. [CC] English Captions (Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired)
PerformerNote
Toby Jones, Vicky McClure, Stephen Graham, Ian Hart
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1857-1924
  • 1959-
  • 1983-
  • 1973-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • McDougall, Charles
  • Marchant, Tony
  • McClure, Vicky
  • Graham, Stephen
  • Hart, Ian
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Royal Greenwich Observatory
  • Anarchists
  • Anarchism
  • Terrorism
  • Bombings
  • Radicalism
  • Conspiracies
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The secret agent
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Roadshow : R-125275-9
  • Originally broadcast in the United Kindom on the BBC One television network during 2016
  • The Secret Agent is a three-part British espionage television drama serial based on the 1907 novel The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad
  • An explosive and heart-breaking adaptation of Joseph Conrad's classic novel of terrorism, espionage and betrayal"--Container
  • "Terrorism. Espionage. Betrayal. 1886"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode 1 -- Episode 2 -- Episode 3
Control code
000059480360
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (180 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398700014368
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
R-125275-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9398700014368
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo, PAL, Region 4, anamorphic widescreen 16:9, fullframe 1.78:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret agent
Distribution
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Roadshow : R-125275-9
  • Originally broadcast in the United Kindom on the BBC One television network during 2016
  • The Secret Agent is a three-part British espionage television drama serial based on the 1907 novel The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad
  • An explosive and heart-breaking adaptation of Joseph Conrad's classic novel of terrorism, espionage and betrayal"--Container
  • "Terrorism. Espionage. Betrayal. 1886"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Episode 1 -- Episode 2 -- Episode 3
Control code
000059480360
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (180 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398700014368
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
R-125275-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9398700014368
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo, PAL, Region 4, anamorphic widescreen 16:9, fullframe 1.78:1
Video recording format
DVD

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