The Resource Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; presented by The British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rodney Bennett, (videorecording)

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; presented by The British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rodney Bennett, (videorecording)

Label
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Title
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; presented by The British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rodney Bennett
Title variation
Hamlet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A Danish prince avenges the murder of his father, the king, by killing his uncle Claudius who murdered the king, usurped the throne, and married Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. Hamlet, considered the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters, examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt, and death
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Senior cameraman, Jim Atkinson ; incidental music composed and conducted by Dudley Simpson ; videotape editor, David Hillier ; literary consultant, John Wilders
Dewey number
822.33 S7-8
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PR2754
LC item number
.B86 2000
PerformerNote
Derek Jacobi, Claire Bloom, Eric Porter, Patrick Stewart, Patrick Allen, Emrys James
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1928-1995
  • 1940-
  • 1927-2006
  • 1928-1989
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Messina, Cedric
  • Bennett, Rodney
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Porter, Eric
  • Stewart, Patrick
  • Allen, Patrick
  • James, Emrys
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Time-Life Video
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
221
Series statement
The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Tragedy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Hamlet (Legendary character)
  • Revenge
Technique
live action
Label
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; presented by The British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rodney Bennett, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Word for word as written by William Shakespeare. The most popular and widely used versions of Shakespeare's plays." -- Container
  • Originally produced in 1980
Accompanying material
guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm45687469
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (214 min.)
Governing access note
For home use or face-to-face teaching
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 739815002434
  • 739815002427
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45687469
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; presented by The British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Rodney Bennett, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Word for word as written by William Shakespeare. The most popular and widely used versions of Shakespeare's plays." -- Container
  • Originally produced in 1980
Accompanying material
guide
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm45687469
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (214 min.)
Governing access note
For home use or face-to-face teaching
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 739815002434
  • 739815002427
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)45687469
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
This title was purchased with educational public performance rights
Video recording format
DVD

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