Absolute beginners / Virgin and Goldcrest present a Palace production ; a Julien Temple film ; screenplay by Christopher Wicking, Richard Burridge, and Don Macpherson ; produced by Stephen Woolley and Chris Brown ; directed by Julien Temple ; Goldcrest Films and Television Limited and Virgin Vision Limited

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Subjects: MacInnes, Colin--Film adaptations
London (England)--Social life and customs--20th century--Drama
London (England)--Race relations--Drama
Musical films
Teen films
Feature films
Feature films--Great Britain
Teenagers--England--London--20th century--Drama
First loves--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York, NY : HBO/Cannon Video, 1986
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (107 min.) : sd., col., stereo ; 1/2 in
Added Titles: MacInnes, Colin Absolute beginners
Alternate Title(s): Absolute beginners (Motion picture).
Alternate Titles: Title on container: Absolute beginners, the musical
Additional Authors: Temple, Julien
Woolley, Stephen
Brown, Chris, 1950-
Wicking, Christopher
Burridge, Richard
Macpherson, Don
O'Connell, Eddie
Kensit, Patsy
Fox, James, 1939-
Bowie, David
Davies, Ray
Palace Pictures
Goldcrest Films and Television
Virgin Vision Limited
HBO/Cannon Video (Firm)
Notes: Videorecording number: TVA 3900HBO Cannon Video
VHS format
Cast: Eddie O'Connell, Patsy Kensit, David Bowie, James Fox, Ray Davies, Eve Ferret, Anita Morris, Steven Berkoff, Sade Adu
Credits: Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, Michael Bradsell ... [et al.] ; choreographer, David Toguri ; music arranged and conducted by Gil Evans
Based on the novel by Colin MacInnes
"VHS TVA 3900."
Summary: When London was really starting to swing, they called the first teenagers "Absolute Beginners." This film charts the lives of Colin and Suzette, two lovers who must choose to live by the idealist principles they stand for, or sell out at any cost to get to the top of the fashion world
MPAA rating: PG-13
In memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
OCLC Number: 15194583
ISBN/ISSN: TVA 3900