Barretts of Wimpole Street

A dramatic portrayal of the romance of poets, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. The invalid poetess who regains her health after falling in love with the famous poet elopes with the poet against the wishes of her tyrannical father, who exhibits an incestuous attachment for Elizabeth, as well as...

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Main Authors: Bassman, George, 1914-1997 (Composer), Besier, Rudolf, 1878-1942 (Author)
Other Authors: Cornell, Katharine, 1893-1974 (Performer), Daniell, Henry, 1894-1963 (Performer), Donehue, Vincent J., 1915-1966 (Director), McClintic, Guthrie, 1893-1961 (Producer), Quayle, Anthony, 1913-1989 (Performer)
Language:English
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Online Access:Link to streaming video
Summary:A dramatic portrayal of the romance of poets, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning. The invalid poetess who regains her health after falling in love with the famous poet elopes with the poet against the wishes of her tyrannical father, who exhibits an incestuous attachment for Elizabeth, as well as an over domineering control of all the Barrett siblings in their personal adult relationships. The story is set in London, England, starting in the year, 1845.
Item Description:Theatre in video, volume 1 (TCOR)
Originally broadcast on television in 1956.
Title from resource description page (viewed June 12, 2014).
Physical Description:1 online resource (74 min).
Playing Time:01:14:34
Published: New York, NY : Showcase Productions Inc., 1956.