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The Resource The life & death of King John, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by David Giles

The life & death of King John, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by David Giles

Label
The life & death of King John
Title
The life & death of King John
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by David Giles
Title variation
  • Life and death of King John
  • King John
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shakespeare's play about the weak and despicable King John, who tries to fend off the royal claims of Arthur, Duke of Brittany, who is supported by the King of France. In spite of the support of Faulconbridge, John alienates the English nobility and runs afoul of the Pope. In the end he is poisoned and his son Henry III becomes King
Member of
Cataloging source
NSB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera Supervisor, Geoff Feld ; music composed & conducted by Colin Sell ; videotape editor, Stan Pow
Date time place
Taped Feb. 1-7, 1984 at the BBC Television studios in London
PerformerNote
Leonard Rossiter (King John), William Whymper (Chatillon), Mary Morris (Queen Elinor), Robert Brown (Earl of Pembroke), John Castle (Earl of Salisbury), John Flint (Lord Bigot), John Thaw (Hubert de Burgh), George Costigan (Philip the Bastard), Edward Hibbert (Robert Faulconbridge), Phyllida Law (Lady Faulconbridge), Mike Lewin (James Gurney), Charles Kay (King Philip of France), Jonathan Coy (Lewis the Dauphin), Luc Owen (Arthur, Duke of Britaine), Gorden Kaye (Lymoges, Duke of Austria), Claire Bloom (Constance), John Moreno (Melun), Ian Barritt (French Herald), Janet Maw (Blanche), Carl Oatley (English Herald), Clifford Parrish (Citizen of Angiers), Richard Wordsworth (Cardinal Pandulph), Ian Brimble (First Executioner), Ronald Chenery (English Messenger), Alan Collins (Peter of Pomfret), Tim Brown (French Messenger), Rusty Livingstone (Prince Henry)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2010
  • 1931-
  • 1926-1984
  • 1915-1988
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sutton, Shaun
  • Giles, David
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Rossiter, Leonard
  • Morris, Mary
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
120
Series statement
Shakespeare plays
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • John
  • Shakespeare, William
  • English drama
  • Television programs
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The life & death of King John, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by David Giles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1984
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 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
  • (OCoLC)ocm46708093
  • (Sirsi) o46708093
  • (TMQ) o46708093
  • 265564
  • 265564
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The life & death of King John, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by David Giles
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1984
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 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
  • (OCoLC)ocm46708093
  • (Sirsi) o46708093
  • (TMQ) o46708093
  • 265564
  • 265564
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
  • DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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