A humorous and heartwarming portrait of beloved novelist John Mortimer's early years. After his highly eccentric lawyer father Clifford Mortimer is struck with blindness, John must deal with his father's decreasing ability to take care of himself.
Silver Spring, MD : Acorn Media, 
1 videodisc (ca. 80 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA: Not rated.
CHVR: Not rated.
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Adapted by John Mortimer from his stage play.
Originally broadcast on television in 1982.
DVD features: Biographies of John Mortimer, Alan Bates, and Laurence Olivier.
Director, Alvin Rakoff.
Alan Bates, Alan Cox, Jane Asher, Sir Laurence Olivier.
DVD, NTSC, region 1, 4:3 full screen; Dolby digital stereo.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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Subjects:Blindness -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Mortimer, John, 1923-2009 -- Drama.
Genre:Biographical television programs.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Acorn Media (Firm)
Bates, Alan, 1934-2003.
Cox, Alan, 1970-
Mortimer, John, 1923-2009.
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989.
Thames Television, ltd.