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The Resource George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw

Label
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion
Title
George Bernard Shaw on film
Title remainder
Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion
Statement of responsibility
Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Member of
Cataloging source
CZA
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Major Barbara (Motion picture)
  • Caesar and Cleopatra (Motion picture)
  • Androcles and the lion (Motion picture)
Credits note
Directors of photography : Ronald Neame (Major Barbara), Jack Cardiff (Caesar and Cleopatra), Harry Stradling (Androcles and the Lion)
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Major Barbara : Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison, Robert Morley, Robert Newton ; in Caesar and Cleopatra : Vivien Leigh, Claude Rains, Stewart Granger, Flora Robson ; in Androcles and the lion: Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Robert Newton, Maurice Evans, Alan Young
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  • 1894-1954
  • 1856-1950
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  • Pascal, Gabriel
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Janus Films
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
347
Series statement
Eclipse. Series 20, George Bernard Shaw on film
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  • Cleopatra
  • Caesar, Julius
  • Colosseum (Rome, Italy)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Lion
  • Slaves
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Includes the 3 complete films of Bernard Shaw
  • Major Barbara and Androcles and the lion and shot in b&w and monoaural ; Caesar and Cleopatra shot in Technicolor
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Major Barbara (1941, 121 min.) -- Caesar and Cleopatra (1945, 128 min.) -- Androcles and the lion (1952, 98 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (347 min.)
Isbn
9781604652505
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055215
Other physical details
sound, color , black and white
Publisher number
ECL089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn527971183
  • (Sirsi) o527971183
  • (OCoLC)527971183
  • 640930
  • 640930
  • 2132066
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.22:1) presentation ; mono. Caesar and Cleopatra, in Technocolor
Video recording format
DVD
Label
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Includes the 3 complete films of Bernard Shaw
  • Major Barbara and Androcles and the lion and shot in b&w and monoaural ; Caesar and Cleopatra shot in Technicolor
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Major Barbara (1941, 121 min.) -- Caesar and Cleopatra (1945, 128 min.) -- Androcles and the lion (1952, 98 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
3 videodiscs (347 min.)
Isbn
9781604652505
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515055215
Other physical details
sound, color , black and white
Publisher number
ECL089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn527971183
  • (Sirsi) o527971183
  • (OCoLC)527971183
  • 640930
  • 640930
  • 2132066
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.22:1) presentation ; mono. Caesar and Cleopatra, in Technocolor
Video recording format
DVD

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