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Cast | Notes | Pictures | Quotes
|Robert Chandos||Malcolm McDowell|
|Vanity Fair||Eileen Atkins|
|Father Below||Richard Pearson|
|Chandos's Manservant||Bernard Hill|
Directed by Clive Donner
Written by Tom Sharpe and Dornford Yates (Novel)
Produced by Mark Shivas
First shown in the UK 3/1/78 on BBC2 Play of the Week
Premiered in the USA 2/5/80 on Mystery! on PBS
This was the first ever film on the long running Mystery! show
Gene Shalit introduced the show on TV in the US.
Illustrations on the show are by Edward Gorey.
Has never been released on and home video format in any country.
It is featured in the book Mystery! A Celebration - Stalking Television's Greatest Sleuths by Ron Miller 1996, Foreword by P. D. James, Edited by Karen Sharpe
Robert at the wedding
Pictures © BBC2
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