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The Resource Shakespeare retold, 2 Entertain ; BBC ; produced in association with Horsebridge Productions Limited ; BBC Drama & Northern Ireland, (videorecording)

Shakespeare retold, 2 Entertain ; BBC ; produced in association with Horsebridge Productions Limited ; BBC Drama & Northern Ireland, (videorecording)

Label
Shakespeare retold
Title
Shakespeare retold
Statement of responsibility
2 Entertain ; BBC ; produced in association with Horsebridge Productions Limited ; BBC Drama & Northern Ireland
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Macbeth is the chef in a 3-star restaurant; Beatrice and Benedict are rival co-anchors; Titania and Bottom carouse in a tawdry theme resort; and Petruchio sets out to tame the conservative Kate in a politically incorrect marriage of convenience
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Peter Greenhalgh (1st film), Nic Knowland (2nd film), Alan Almond (3rd film), Tony Miller (4th film) ; editor, Kristina Hetherington (1st film), Chris Ridsdale (2nd film), Catherine Creed (3rd film), Mark Thornton (4th film) ; music, Tim Atack (1st film), Kevin Sargent (2nd film), Hal Lindes (3rd film), Charlie Mole (4th film)
Language note
Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.S535 2007
PerformerNote
(Much ado about nothing): Sarah Parish, Damian Lewis, Billie Piper, Tom Ellis, Derek Riddell, Nina Sosanya, Olivia Colman, Michael Smiley, Anthony O'Donnell, Martin Jarvis ; (Macbeth): James McAvoy, Keeley Hawes, Richard Armitage ; (The taming of the shrew): Shirley Henderson, Rufus Sewell, Stephen Tompkinson, Twiggy Lawson, Jaime Murray, Simon Chandler, David Mitchell, Santiago Cabrera ; (A midsummer night's dream): Imelda Staunton, Bill Paterson, Lennie James, Sharon Small, Johnny Vegas, Dean Lennox Kelly, William Ash, Rupert Evans, Zoe Tapper, Michelle Bonnard
Runtime
360
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Shakespeare retold, 2 Entertain ; BBC ; produced in association with Horsebridge Productions Limited ; BBC Drama & Northern Ireland, (videorecording)
Label
Shakespeare retold, 2 Entertain ; BBC ; produced in association with Horsebridge Productions Limited ; BBC Drama & Northern Ireland, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • All four plays are based on the works by William Shakespeare
  • Originally broadcast on BBC television in 2005
  • Special features: Interviews with the stars and production team for all four plays
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Disc 1. Much ado about nothing / by David Nicholls ; produced by Diederick Santer ; directed by Brian Percival. Macbeth / by Peter Moffat ; produced by Pier Wilkie ; directed by Mark Brozel -- disc 2. The taming of the shrew / by Sally Wainwright ; produced by Diederick Santer ; directed by David Richards. A midsummer night's dream / by Peter Bowker ; produced by Pier Wilkie ; directed by Ed Fraiman
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
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Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.)
Isbn
9781419848766
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794051289025
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
E2890
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)156855198
System details
DVD, region 1, DVD-9, NTSC ; Dolby digital stereo ; 16:9 enhanced
Video recording format
DVD

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