A Voyage Round My Father (1982)

  
Format:  A Voyage Round My Father DVD 
 
 
Originally made for British TV, this excellent adaptation of John Mortimer's autobiographical stage play stars Alan Bates as the author and tracks his often-stormy relationship with his father, cantankerous blind barrister Laurence Olivier. With Jane Asher, Elizabeth Sellars. 80 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH); biographies.
 
SKU: D81365
$29.99
Category:
Drama
Director:
Alvin Rakoff
Rated:
NR
Color:
Color
Format: 
DVD Fullscreen
Closed Captioned:
 Yes
Cast:  Laurence Olivier, Jane Asher, Alan Bates, Elizabeth Sellars, Michael Aldridge, Alan Cox, Norman Bird, Albert Welling
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