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Warning to the Curious, A

Synopsis
A classic ghost story shown on BBC Televison in 1972. Based on a story by M R James, A WARNING TO THE CURIOUS tells the tale of three fabled crowns buried on the Norfolk coast which, according to legend, protect England from invasion. When an amateur archaeologist goes treasure hunting for the last remaining crown, he digs up more than he bargained for ..... The DVD includes a reading by Michael Hordern of the original story.
Series
Ghost Story for Christmas, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2003
Year of production
1972
Subjects
Literature; Media studies
Keywords
archive television; literature - English; television drama; ghost stories

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£15.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
50n minutes

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£9.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
50 minutes
Year
2003

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

Distributor

Name

BFI Video

Email
video.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7957 8957
Fax
020 7957 8968
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN

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