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The Resource I, Claudius, directed by Herbert Wise ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; written by Jack Pulman, (videorecording)

I, Claudius, directed by Herbert Wise ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; written by Jack Pulman, (videorecording)

Label
I, Claudius
Title
I, Claudius
Statement of responsibility
directed by Herbert Wise ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; written by Jack Pulman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
Cataloging source
KPLCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Not rated
PerformerNote
Derek Jacobi, Siân Phillips, Brian Blessed, Margaret Tyzack, John Hurt, George Baker, Patrick Stewart, Stratford Johns, Sheila White
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1931-2011
  • 1940-2017
  • 1931-2011
  • 1950-
  • 1895-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Phillips, Siân
  • Blessed, Brian
  • Tyzack, Margaret
  • Hurt, John
  • Baker, George
  • Stewart, Patrick A
  • Johns, Stratford
  • White, Sheila
  • Graves, Robert
  • Wise, Herbert
  • Pulman, Jack
  • Lisemore, Martin
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
669
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graves, Robert
  • Claudius
  • Messalina, Valeria
  • Emperors
  • Empresses
  • Rome
Technique
live action
Label
I, Claudius, directed by Herbert Wise ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; written by Jack Pulman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 12 episode mini-series originally broadcast on BBC television in 1976
  • Based on the novels of Robert Graves
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1976
  • For specific added features see interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Special feature (disc 4): "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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1. A touch of murder -- Episode 2. Waiting in the wings -- Episode 3. What shall we do about Claudius? -- Disc 2. Episode 4. Poison is queen -- Episode 5. Some justice -- Episode 6. Queen of heaven -- Episode 7. Reign of terror -- Disc 3. Episode 8. Zeus, by Jove! -- Episode 9. Hail who? -- Episode 10. Fool's luck -- Disc 4. Episode 11. A god in Colchester -- Episode 12. Old king log; and, The epic that never was
Control code
ocn678926340
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Remastered edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 669 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381510126
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID5101CUDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1712901
  • (OCoLC)678926340
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
I, Claudius, directed by Herbert Wise ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; written by Jack Pulman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 12 episode mini-series originally broadcast on BBC television in 1976
  • Based on the novels of Robert Graves
  • Originally broadcast on PBS in 1976
  • For specific added features see interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Special feature (disc 4): "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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. Episode 1. A touch of murder -- Episode 2. Waiting in the wings -- Episode 3. What shall we do about Claudius? -- Disc 2. Episode 4. Poison is queen -- Episode 5. Some justice -- Episode 6. Queen of heaven -- Episode 7. Reign of terror -- Disc 3. Episode 8. Zeus, by Jove! -- Episode 9. Hail who? -- Episode 10. Fool's luck -- Disc 4. Episode 11. A god in Colchester -- Episode 12. Old king log; and, The epic that never was
Control code
ocn678926340
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Remastered edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (ca. 669 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381510126
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID5101CUDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1712901
  • (OCoLC)678926340
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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