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Sorrell and son [videorecording] / Yorkshire Television ; written Jeremy Paul ; produced & directed by Derek Bennett.

Paul, Jeremy. (Added Author). Bennett, Derek. (Added Author). Pasco, Richard. (Added Author). Shrapnel, John. (Added Author). Beacham, Stephanie. (Added Author). Terris, Malcolm. (Added Author). Watford, Gwen. (Added Author). Deeping, Warwick, 1877-1950 Sorrell and son. (Added Author). Yorkshire Television. (Added Author). BFS Video (Firm) (Added Author). Richard Pasco, John Shrapnel, Stephanie Beacham, Malcolm Terris, Gwen Watford. (Cast).

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Scoville Memorial Library - Salisbury DVD SORRELL (Text to phone) boxed set 37538108335569 Adult DVD TV Series Available -

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General Note:
Originally televised in 1984.
Based on the novel by Warwick Deeping.
A Masterpiece Theatre presentation.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Stan Hawkes ; music, Patrick Gowers.
Participant or Performer Note:
Richard Pasco, John Shrapnel, Stephanie Beacham, Malcolm Terris, Gwen Watford.
Summary, etc.:
Captain Sorrell goes off to fight in World War I, leaving behind a wife, son and good prospects. When he returns from war, his prospects dim, and his wife deserts him. He then dedicates himself to assuring his son a bright future, no matter the costs to himself.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Subject: World War, 1914-1918 > Veterans > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Self-sacrifice > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Television miniseries > Great Britain.

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