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    Title The rocking horse winner / J. Arthur Rank Organisation presents a Two Cities film ; producer, John Mills ; screenplay writer and director, Anthony Pelissier.
    Imprint [Chicago?] : Home Vision Entertainment, [2002]
    ©2002

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    Descript 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
    Note Based on the short story by D.H. Lawrence.
    Originally produced as a motion picture in 1950.
    "Janus Films"--Container.
    Special features: The rocking horse winner, a 20-min. short film shot in Pixelvision; radio broadcast of The rocking horse winner; excerpts from The rocking horse winner: a chamber opera.
    Booklet (24 p.) inserted in container includes The rocking horse winner short story by D.H. Lawrence.
    Contents The new handyman -- A happy family -- Finances -- The Christmas gift -- Whisper: "More money" -- Lucky -- Making a bet -- Lectures and loans -- A wild ride -- The beach/the baliff -- Winners and losers -- Business partners -- 7 and 6 -- The whispering house -- A talk with Paul -- Illness -- Whispers turn to shouts -- It's Malabar -- Good money.
    Credits Director of photography, Desmond Dickinson ; film editor, John Seabourne ; music, William Alwyn ; executive producer, Earl St. John.
    System Det DVD; Dolby digital mono.
    Performer John Howard Davies, Valerie Hobson, John Mills, Hugh Sinclair, Ronald Squire.
    Summary A story about a young, sensitive English boy whose rocking horse empowers him to predict winning racehorses, at the eventual cost of his life.
    Subject Horse racing -- Drama.
    Horse racing. (OCoLC)fst00960488
    Genre Drama.
    Feature films.
    Melodramas (Motion pictures)
    Alt Author Mills, John, 1908-2005, actor.
    Pélissier, Anthony, 1912-1988.
    Davies, John Howard, 1939-2011, actor.
    Hobson, Valerie, 1917-1998, actor.
    Sinclair, Hugh, 1903-1962, actor.
    Squire, Ronald, 1886-1958, actor.
    Dickinson, Desmond, 1902-1986.
    Seabourne, John.
    Alwyn, William, 1905-1985.
    St. John, Earl.
    Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930. Rocking horse winner.
    Rank Organisation.
    Two Cities Films.
    Note Title on container: D.H Lawrence's the rocking horse winner.
    ISBN/ISSN 0780025830
    9780780025837
    Other # 037429169728
    Title Key ROC 060 Home Vision Entertainment


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