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Brave New World is an American television film first shown in 1980.[1] It was also shown on the BBC that same year. An adaptation of the novel with the same name by Aldous Huxley,[2] it was directed by Burt Brinckerhoff[3] for Universal Television and first shown on NBC on 7 March 1980.[1][4] The screen adaptation was written by Doran William Cannon.[4] The filming location was entirely in Universal City, California.

Brave New World
Written byAldous Huxley
Robert E. Thompson
Doran William Cannon
Directed byBurt Brinckerhoff
StarringJulie Cobb
Bud Cort
Theme music composerPaul Chihara
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Executive producer(s)Milton Sperling
Producer(s)Jacqueline Babbin
Norman Chandler Fox (associate producer)
CinematographyHarry L. Wolf
Editor(s)James T. Heckert
Running time180 minutes
Production company(s)Universal Television
DistributorNBC Universal
Original networkNBC
Picture formatColor (Technicolor)
Audio formatMono
Original releaseMarch 7, 1980



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  1. ^ a b "Plot, Details & Awards of Brave New World". Moviefone. Archived from the original on 6 May 2014. Retrieved 7 August 2013.
  2. ^ Huxley, Aldous (2006) [1932]. Brave New World (Reprint ed.). New York City: Harper Perennial (Orig-pub: Chatto & Windus). ISBN 978-0060850524. OCLC 20156268.
  3. ^ "Brave New World". Turner Classic Movies. United States: Turner Broadcasting System. Retrieved July 16, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "Plot Summary for Brave New World (1980) (TV)"., Inc. Retrieved 7 August 2013.
  5. ^ "Brave New World:Synopsis". MSN. Retrieved 7 August 2013.
  6. ^ Pearce, David (1998). "Brave New World (1980) (TV)". BLTC Research. Retrieved 7 August 2013.

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