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The Resource I, Claudius, The complete series, a BBC Television production ; in association with London Films ; written by Jack Pulman ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise, (videorecording)

I, Claudius, The complete series, a BBC Television production ; in association with London Films ; written by Jack Pulman ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise, (videorecording)

Label
I, Claudius, The complete series
Title
I, Claudius
Title part
The complete series
Statement of responsibility
a BBC Television production ; in association with London Films ; written by Jack Pulman ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
I, Claudius (Television program)
Credits note
Original music, Harry Rabinowitz
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Not rated. "Contains violence, nudity, and sexual content"--Container
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.I25 2012
PerformerNote
Derek Jacobi, Siân Phillips, Brian Blessed, Margaret Tyzack, John Hurt, George Baker, Patrick Stewart, Stratford Johns, Sheila White, Ian Ogilvy, Frances White, Kevin McNally, Patricia Quinn, David Robb, Fiona Walker, John Castle, James Faulkner, John Rhys-Davies, Bernard Hepton, John Cater, Jo Rowbottom
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1931-2011
  • 1940-2017
  • 1931-2011
  • 1940-
  • 1950-
  • 1943-
  • 1938-
  • 1944-
  • 1947-
  • 1944-
  • 1940-
  • 1948-
  • 1932-2009
  • 1895-1985
  • 1895-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Phillips, Siân
  • Blessed, Brian
  • Tyzack, Margaret
  • Hurt, John
  • Baker, George
  • Stewart, Patrick
  • Johns, Stratford
  • White, Sheila
  • Ogilvy, Ian
  • White, Frances
  • McNally, Kevin
  • Quinn, Patricia
  • Robb, David
  • Walker, Fiona
  • Castle, John
  • Faulkner, James
  • Rhys-Davies, John
  • Hepton, Bernard
  • Cater, John
  • Rowbottom, Jo
  • Wise, Herbert
  • Pulman, Jack
  • Lisemore, Martin
  • Rabinowitz, Harry
  • Duncalf, Bill
  • Graves, Robert
  • Graves, Robert
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • London Film Productions
  • Acorn Media (Firm)
Runtime
668
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Claudius
  • Augustus
  • Tiberius
  • Caligula
  • Emperors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Intrigue
  • Motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
I, Claudius, The complete series, a BBC Television production ; in association with London Films ; written by Jack Pulman ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels by Robert Graves
  • DVD release of the 12 episode mini-series originally broadcast on BBC television in 1976
  • Special feature: Extended versions of episodes 1 and 2 ; "I, Claudius: a television epic" ; "The epic that never was" : a documentary and remarkable behind-the-scenes look at Alexander Korda's ill-fated 1937 screen adaptation "I, Claudius", starring Merle Oberon and Charles Laughton and narrated by Dirk Bogarde ; Derek Jacobi interview ; Favorite scenes of the cast and director
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Episode 4.
  • Poison is queen ;
  • Episode 5.
  • Some justice
  • Disc 3.
  • Episode 6.
  • Queen of heaven ;
  • Episode 7.
  • Reign of terror ;
  • Episode 8.
  • Disc 1.
  • Zeus, by jove! ;
  • Episode 9.
  • Hail who?
  • Disc 4.
  • Episode 10.
  • Fool's luck ;
  • Episode 11.
  • A god in Colchester ;
  • Episode 12.
  • Old King log
  • Episode 1.
  • Disc 5.
  • Bonus features
  • A touch of murder
  • Disc 2.
  • Episode 2.
  • Waiting in the wing ;
  • Episode 3.
  • What shall we do about Claudius? ;
Control code
ocn769688259
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
35th anniversary ed.
Extent
5 videodiscs (668 min.)
Isbn
9781598287509
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961875092
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 8750
  • AMP-8750
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1493376
  • (OCoLC)769688259
System details
DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
I, Claudius, The complete series, a BBC Television production ; in association with London Films ; written by Jack Pulman ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels by Robert Graves
  • DVD release of the 12 episode mini-series originally broadcast on BBC television in 1976
  • Special feature: Extended versions of episodes 1 and 2 ; "I, Claudius: a television epic" ; "The epic that never was" : a documentary and remarkable behind-the-scenes look at Alexander Korda's ill-fated 1937 screen adaptation "I, Claudius", starring Merle Oberon and Charles Laughton and narrated by Dirk Bogarde ; Derek Jacobi interview ; Favorite scenes of the cast and director
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Episode 4.
  • Poison is queen ;
  • Episode 5.
  • Some justice
  • Disc 3.
  • Episode 6.
  • Queen of heaven ;
  • Episode 7.
  • Reign of terror ;
  • Episode 8.
  • Disc 1.
  • Zeus, by jove! ;
  • Episode 9.
  • Hail who?
  • Disc 4.
  • Episode 10.
  • Fool's luck ;
  • Episode 11.
  • A god in Colchester ;
  • Episode 12.
  • Old King log
  • Episode 1.
  • Disc 5.
  • Bonus features
  • A touch of murder
  • Disc 2.
  • Episode 2.
  • Waiting in the wing ;
  • Episode 3.
  • What shall we do about Claudius? ;
Control code
ocn769688259
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
35th anniversary ed.
Extent
5 videodiscs (668 min.)
Isbn
9781598287509
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
054961875092
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 8750
  • AMP-8750
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1493376
  • (OCoLC)769688259
System details
DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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