Arms and the Man / The Man of Destiny

First produced for the stage in 1894, 'Arms and the Man' established Shaw's reputation as one of London's great wits. Helena Bonham Carter is Raina, a romantically-inclined young Belgian girl who has her rose-tinted dreams shattered by the arrival of a Swiss soldier of fortune. A charmingly ludicrous look at the misconceptions of love and war. Also included here is Simon Callow in the BBC production of Shaw's 'The Man of Destiny'.

Year: 1989
Genre: TV Comedy, TV Drama, Alice's Playhouse, Television Shows, George Bernard Shaw
Country: UK
Director: Desmond Davis, James Cellan Jones
Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Patsy Kensit, Dinsdale Landen, Kika Markham, Pip Torrens, Patrick Ryecart, Simon Callow, Delphine Seyrig, David Troughton, Niall Toibin
Duration: 105 Minutes
Rating: PG - Contains low level offensive language
Location in store: Alice's Playhouse



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