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The Resource Shakespeare's an age of kings, BBC ; produced by Peter Dews ; directed by Michael Hayes, (videorecording)

Shakespeare's an age of kings, BBC ; produced by Peter Dews ; directed by Michael Hayes, (videorecording)

Label
Shakespeare's an age of kings
Title
Shakespeare's an age of kings
Statement of responsibility
BBC ; produced by Peter Dews ; directed by Michael Hayes
Title variation
Age of kings
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Based on William Shakespeare's history plays. An Age of Kings chronicles the turmoil, power, mystery and frailty of Britain's monarchs from Richard II (1377-1399) to Richard III (1483-1485)"--Container
Cataloging source
ZAE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed and conducted by Christopher Whelen ; Philip Jones Brass Ensemble ; title music composed by Arthur Bliss ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Lionel Salter, conductor
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Robert Hardy, Judi Dench, Sean Connery, Eileen Atkins, Hermione Baddeley, Paul Daneman, Tom Fleming, Julian Glover, Mary Morris, Frank Pettingell, Terry Scully, David William
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1564-1616
  • 1925-2017
  • 1934-
  • 1934-
  • 1908-1986
  • 1935-
  • 1915-1988
  • 1891-1975
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dews, Peter
  • Hayes, Michael
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Hardy, Robert
  • Dench, Judi
  • Connery, Sean
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • Baddeley, Hermione
  • Daneman, Paul
  • Fleming, Tom
  • Glover, Julian
  • Morris, Mary
  • Pettingell, Frank
  • Scully, Terry
  • William, David
  • Whelen, Christopher
  • Bliss, Arthur
  • Salter, Lionel
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • 2 Entertain (Firm)
  • BBC Video (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
947
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Kings and rulers
  • Nobility
  • Monarchy
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Shakespeare's an age of kings, BBC ; produced by Peter Dews ; directed by Michael Hayes, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as 15 episodes of the BBC mini-series in 1960
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the plays of William Shakespeare
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Henry V : signs of war
  • Henry V : the band of brothers
  • Henry VI : the red rose and the white.
  • Disc 4.
  • Henry VI : the fall of the protector
  • Henry VI : the rabble from Kent
  • Henry VI : the morning's war.
  • Disc 5.
  • Henry VI : the sun in splendour
  • Disc 1.
  • Richard III : the dangerous brother
  • Richard III : the boar hunt
  • Richard II : the hollow crown
  • Richard II : the deposing of a king
  • Henry IV : rebellion from the north.
  • Disc 2.
  • Henry IV : the road to Shrewsbury
  • Henry IV : the new conspiracy
  • Henry IV : uneasy lies the head.
Control code
ocn317618613
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 947 min.)
Isbn
9781419879012
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929058266
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 1000090025
  • 3000020440
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)317618613
System details
DVD, Dolby digital ; Fullscreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shakespeare's an age of kings, BBC ; produced by Peter Dews ; directed by Michael Hayes, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast as 15 episodes of the BBC mini-series in 1960
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Based on the plays of William Shakespeare
Accompanying material
1 booklet
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 3.
  • Henry V : signs of war
  • Henry V : the band of brothers
  • Henry VI : the red rose and the white.
  • Disc 4.
  • Henry VI : the fall of the protector
  • Henry VI : the rabble from Kent
  • Henry VI : the morning's war.
  • Disc 5.
  • Henry VI : the sun in splendour
  • Disc 1.
  • Richard III : the dangerous brother
  • Richard III : the boar hunt
  • Richard II : the hollow crown
  • Richard II : the deposing of a king
  • Henry IV : rebellion from the north.
  • Disc 2.
  • Henry IV : the road to Shrewsbury
  • Henry IV : the new conspiracy
  • Henry IV : uneasy lies the head.
Control code
ocn317618613
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 947 min.)
Isbn
9781419879012
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929058266
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • 1000090025
  • 3000020440
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)317618613
System details
DVD, Dolby digital ; Fullscreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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