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The Resource Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC & Time-Life Films

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC & Time-Life Films

Label
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Title
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC & Time-Life Films
Title variation
Hamlet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This richly costumed production maintains all the tension of a murder mystery as it examines the fundamental issues of justice, guilt and death. Hamlet, the most complex of all Shakespeare's characters is considered the greatest challenge for an actor
Member of
Cataloging source
YVO
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Derek Jacobi (Hamlet), Claire Bloom (Gertrude), Patrick Stewart (Claudius), Eric Porter (Polonius), Lalla Ward (Ophelia), David Robb (Laertes), Patrick Allen (Ghost of Hamlet's Father), Robert Swann (Horatio), Jonathan Hyde (Rosencrantz), Geoffrey Bateman (Guildenstern), Emrys James (First Player (King)), Jason Kemp (Second Player (Queen)), Geoffrey Beevers (Third Player (Lucianus)), Bill Homewood (Player in the mime, King), Peter Richards (Player in the mime, Queen), Terence McGinity (Player in the mime, Murderer), Peter Burroughs (Player), Stuart Fell (Player), Ian Charleson (Fortinbras), Tim Wylton (First Gravedigger), Peter Benson (Second Gravedigger), Paul Humpoletz (Marcellus), Niall Padden (Bernardo), Christopher Baines (Francisco), John Humphry (Voltemand), John Sterland (Cornelius), Peter Gale (Osric), Raymond Mason (Reynaldo), Dan Meaden (Norwegian Captain), Iain Blair (Sailor), Reginald Jessup (Messenger), Michael Poole (Priest), David Henry (English Ambassador)
Runtime
222
Series statement
The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare
Technique
live action
Label
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC & Time-Life Films
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Digitally remastered ; picture & sound enhanced ; word for word as written by William Shakespeare
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
856301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (222 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 856301
  • (Sirsi) 856301
  • (OCoLC)50544529
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements: PC/Mac downloadable scripts
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC & Time-Life Films
Publication
Note
Digitally remastered ; picture & sound enhanced ; word for word as written by William Shakespeare
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
856301
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (222 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 856301
  • (Sirsi) 856301
  • (OCoLC)50544529
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements: PC/Mac downloadable scripts
Video recording format
DVD

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