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The Resource King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; adapted & directed by Richard Eyre ; co-producer, Joy Spink ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; a Chestermead production for BBC and WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)

King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; adapted & directed by Richard Eyre ; co-producer, Joy Spink ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; a Chestermead production for BBC and WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)

Label
King Lear
Title
King Lear
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; adapted & directed by Richard Eyre ; co-producer, Joy Spink ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; a Chestermead production for BBC and WGBH/Boston
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • The story of a foolish king who divides his kingdom among his three daughters based on how much they love him with tragic results
  • Film version of the Royal National Theatre production of King Lear, William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
Member of
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Credits note
Photography, Roger Pratt; film editor, Ken Pearce; music, Dominic Muldowney
Dewey number
791.45/72
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
  • Series host: Russell Baker
  • Ian Holm (King Lear), Barbara Flynn (Goneril), Amanda Redman (Regan), David Lyon (Albany), Michael Simkins (Cornwall), Victoria Hamilton (Cordelia)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1925-
  • 1931-
  • 1948-
  • 1957-
  • 1971-
  • 1564-1616
  • 1956-
  • 1941-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eyre, Richard
  • Spink, Joy
  • Birtwistle, Sue
  • Baker, Russell
  • Holm, Ian
  • Flynn, Barbara
  • Redman, Amanda
  • Hamilton, Victoria
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Simkins, Michael
  • Lyon, David
  • Chestermead Ltd
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
  • WGBH Video (Firm)
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lear
  • Fathers and daughters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; adapted & directed by Richard Eyre ; co-producer, Joy Spink ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; a Chestermead production for BBC and WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of: Mobil masterpiece theatre
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm40459421
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
2 videocassettes (ca. 150 min.)
Isbn
9780764004438
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
013131063233
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SV10632
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 540545
  • (OCoLC)40459421
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; adapted & directed by Richard Eyre ; co-producer, Joy Spink ; produced by Sue Birtwistle ; a Chestermead production for BBC and WGBH/Boston, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally broadcast as a segment of: Mobil masterpiece theatre
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm40459421
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
2 videocassettes (ca. 150 min.)
Isbn
9780764004438
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
013131063233
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SV10632
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 540545
  • (OCoLC)40459421
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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