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The Resource King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; [adapted by Laurence Olivier] ; produced by Fraser Peacock Associates on behalf of Granada Video, (videorecording)

King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; [adapted by Laurence Olivier] ; produced by Fraser Peacock Associates on behalf of Granada Video, (videorecording)

Label
King Lear
Title
King Lear
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; [adapted by Laurence Olivier] ; produced by Fraser Peacock Associates on behalf of Granada Video
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Gordon Crosse
Dewey number
791.45/72
LC call number
PR2819
LC item number
.A23 1999
PerformerNote
Laurence Olivier, Colin Blakely, Anna Calder-Marshall, Jeremy Kemp, Robert Lang, Robert Lindsay, Leo McKern, David Threlfall, Dorothy Tutin, John Hurt, Diana Rigg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-1984
  • 1907-1989
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elliott, Michael
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Blakely, Colin
  • Calder-Marshall, Anna
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Fraser Peacock Associates
  • Granada Video (Firm)
  • Kultur International Films
Runtime
158
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Lear
  • Inheritance and succession
Technique
live action
Label
King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; [adapted by Laurence Olivier] ; produced by Fraser Peacock Associates on behalf of Granada Video, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1983 for television broadcast
  • Special features include character descriptions, plot summary, scene-by-scene outline, biographies of William Shakespeare and Laurence Olivier, and filmography of Laurence Olivier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Act 1. Beginning/King Lear's palace -- The Earl of Gloucester's castle -- The Duke of Albany's palace -- A hall in the same -- Court before the same -- Act 2. Gloucester's castle -- Before Gloucester's castle -- A wood -- Before Gloucester's castle -- Act 3. A heath (Deleted by director) -- Another pat of the heath -- Gloucester's castle -- The heath. Before a hovel --Gloucester's castle -- A chamber in a farmhouse adjoining the castle -- Gloucester's castle -- Act 4. The heath -- Before Albany's palace -- The French camp near Dover (Deleted by director) -- The same. A tent (Deleted by director) -- Gloucester's castle -- Fields near Dover -- A tent in the French camp -- Act 5. The British camp, near Dover -- A field between the two camps -- The British camp near Dover -- Credits
Control code
ocm43943980
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (158 min.)
Isbn
9780769712239
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031122390
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1223
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 604122
  • (OCoLC)43943980
System details
DVD; Dolby
Video recording format
DVD
Label
King Lear, by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; [adapted by Laurence Olivier] ; produced by Fraser Peacock Associates on behalf of Granada Video, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1983 for television broadcast
  • Special features include character descriptions, plot summary, scene-by-scene outline, biographies of William Shakespeare and Laurence Olivier, and filmography of Laurence Olivier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Act 1. Beginning/King Lear's palace -- The Earl of Gloucester's castle -- The Duke of Albany's palace -- A hall in the same -- Court before the same -- Act 2. Gloucester's castle -- Before Gloucester's castle -- A wood -- Before Gloucester's castle -- Act 3. A heath (Deleted by director) -- Another pat of the heath -- Gloucester's castle -- The heath. Before a hovel --Gloucester's castle -- A chamber in a farmhouse adjoining the castle -- Gloucester's castle -- Act 4. The heath -- Before Albany's palace -- The French camp near Dover (Deleted by director) -- The same. A tent (Deleted by director) -- Gloucester's castle -- Fields near Dover -- A tent in the French camp -- Act 5. The British camp, near Dover -- A field between the two camps -- The British camp near Dover -- Credits
Control code
ocm43943980
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (158 min.)
Isbn
9780769712239
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032031122390
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
D1223
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 604122
  • (OCoLC)43943980
System details
DVD; Dolby
Video recording format
DVD

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