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(1987 TV Movie)

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Directed by 

Gavin Millar

Writing Credits  

Evelyn Waugh ... (based on the novel by)
 
William Boyd ... (adapted by)

Cast (in credits order)  

Michael Maloney ... The Country - William Boot
Michael Hordern ... The Country - Uncle Theodore
Robert Eddison ... The Country - Troutbeck
Leon Sinden Leon Sinden ... The Country - Uncle Roderick
Helen Lindsay ... The Country - Mrs Boot
Rosamund Greenwood Rosamund Greenwood ... The Country - Nanny Bloggs
Victoria Hasted Victoria Hasted ... The Country - Priscilla Boot
Gwen Nelson ... The Country - Granny Boot
Ian Michie Ian Michie ... The Country - The Youth
Nicholas Le Prevost ... London - John Boot
Jake Wood ... London - Paper Boy
Reggie Oliver Reggie Oliver ... London - Stitch Butler
Nicola Pagett ... London - Julia Stitch
Ceri Jackson Ceri Jackson ... London - Miss Holloway
Lucy Speed ... London - Josephine Stitch
Donald Pleasence ... London - Lord Copper
Maev Alexander Maev Alexander ... London - Lady Cockpurse
Angela Galbraith Angela Galbraith ... London - Lady Metroland
Roz Freeman-Atwood Roz Freeman-Atwood ... London - Dinner Guests (as Rosamond Freeman-Attwood)
Martin Wimbush Martin Wimbush ... London - Dinner Guests
Charles Pemberton Charles Pemberton ... London - Concierge
Denholm Elliott ... London - Salter
Fred Pearson ... London - Editor
Nicholas Barnes Nicholas Barnes ... London - Bateson
Clare Park Clare Park ... London - Secretary
David Ashford David Ashford ... The Journey - Airline Official
Herbert Lom ... The Journey - Baldwin
Chua Kahjoo Chua Kahjoo ... The Journey - Lascar Steward
Clive Mantle ... The Journey - Cuthbert
André Maranne André Maranne ... Monsieur Roland
Jack Shepherd ... The Journey - Corker
Jeillo Edwards Jeillo Edwards ... Ishmaelia - Mrs Jackson
Tony Haygarth ... Ishmaelia - Pigge
Matthew Scurfield ... Ishmaelia - Shumble
Bill Armstrong Bill Armstrong ... Ishmaelia - Whelper (as William Armstrong)
Daniel André Pageon Daniel André Pageon ... French Journalists
Fernand Monast Fernand Monast ... Ishmaelia - French Journalists
Burt Caesar Burt Caesar ... Ishmaelia - Dr Benito
Brian Bovell Brian Bovell ... Ishmaelia - Mr Raskassa
Sverre Anker Ousdal ... Ishmaelia - Eric Olafsen
Michael Parkhouse Michael Parkhouse ... Ishmaelia - Moke
John Harding John Harding ... Ishmaelia - Hitchcock
Renée Soutendijk ... Ishmaelia - Kätchen
Vera Jakob Vera Jakob ... Ishmaelia - Frau Dressler
Tony Alleff Tony Alleff ... Ishmaelia - Popotakis
Christian Berkel ... Ishmaelia - Heinz
Maurice Travail Maurice Travail ... Ishmaelia - Monsieur Giraud
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lucien Morgan ... Journalist

Produced by 

Sue Birtwistle ... producer
Nick Elliott ... executive producer
Patrick Garland ... executive producer

Music by 

Stanley Myers

Cinematography by 

Roger Pratt

Film Editing by 

Derek Bain

Casting By 

Diana Parry

Production Design by 

Vic Symonds

Art Direction by 

Rae George

Costume Design by 

Penny Lowe

Makeup Department 

Wendy Brown ... makeup designer

Production Management 

Sarim Fassi ... production manager: Morocco (as Salim Fassi-Fihri)
David Fitzgerald ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Ahmed Boulane ... assistant director: Morocco
David Brown ... first assistant director
Sue Cowling ... second assistant director
Mohamed Nesrate ... trainee assistant director

Art Department 

Rob Harris ... assistant production designer
Mickey Lennon ... props buyer
Roxy Ryder ... graphic designer
Mick Walker ... construction manager
Rachid Boulane ... assistant property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Tony Anscombe ... dubbing mixer
Brian Blamey ... sound editor
Trevor Carless ... sound recordist
Charlie McFadden ... boom operator

Stunts 

Richard Hammatt ... stunt arranger

Camera and Electrical Department 

Paul Bond ... camera operator
Eddie Corner ... grip
Tony Cridlin ... grip
Gary Hymns ... grip
David Jones ... chief electrician
Mike Lippmann ... follow focus (as Mike Lippman)
Peter Selesnick ... clapper loader

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Dany Everett ... assistant costume designer (as Danny Everett)

Editorial Department 

Paul Bulmer ... assistant editor

Location Management 

Malcolm Treen ... location manager

Other crew 

Lin Daysh ... production secretary
Driss Jabrane ... crew member: Morocco
Barbara Jenkins ... continuity / production assistant
Mike Littlejohn ... production accountant
David Matthews ... stage manager
Lahcen Rachak ... crew member: Morocco
Driss Tahri ... crew member: Morocco
Malcolm Treen ... researcher
Mike Woodley ... aerial co-ordinator

See also

Release Dates | Official Sites | Company Credits | Filming & Production | Technical Specs

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