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The Philanthropist / The Little Minister

1975 Rated NR 3hr 10m

Renowned actress Helen Mirren stars in these two early productions from the BBC archives. In The Philanthropist, Mirren portrays a woman in a literary world where absurd politics and mismatched couples create a witty satire; in The Little Minister, part of the BBC's "Play of the Month" series, Mirren plays a mysterious gypsy who becomes romantically involved with the new cleric in her rural 1840s Scotland village, creating a local scandal.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.