The Resource Romeo & Juliet, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC and Time-Life Films ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Alvin Rakoff, (videorecording)

Romeo & Juliet, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC and Time-Life Films ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Alvin Rakoff, (videorecording)

Label
Romeo & Juliet
Title
Romeo & Juliet
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC and Time-Life Films ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Alvin Rakoff
Title variation
Romeo and Juliet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Considered the greatest love story of all time and a bona fide "hit" for over 400 years. Romeo & Juliet is full of passion and oration. Shakespeare's most popular tragedy, it expresses love and death better perhaps, than any work in the English language
Cataloging source
YVO
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Patrick Ryecart (Romeo), Rebecca Saire (Juliet), Celia Johnson (Nurse), Michael Hordern (Capulet), John Gielgud (Chorus), Joseph O'Conor (Friar Lawrence), Laurence Naismith (Prince Escalus), Anthony Andrews (Mercutio), Alan Rickman (Tybalt), Jacqueline Hill (Lady Capulet), Christopher Strauli (Benvolio), Christopher Northey (Paris), Paul Henry (Peter), Roger Davidson (Balthasar), John Paul (Montague), Zulema Dene (Lady Montague), Esmond Knight (Old Capulet), David Sibley (Sampson), Bunny Reed (Abraham), Vernon Dobtcheff (Apothecary), John Savident (Friar John), Danny Schiller (Musician), Jeremy Young (First Watch), Jeffrey Chiswick (Second Watch), Gary Taylor (Potpan), Mark Arden (Paris's Page), Robert Burbage (Tybalt's Page), Alan Bowerman (First Citizen)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-
  • 1916-
  • 1908-
  • 1948-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Messina, Cedric
  • Rakoff, Alvin
  • Gielgud, John
  • Ryecart, Patrick
  • Saire, Rebecca
  • O'Conor, Joseph
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Hordern, Michael
  • Andrews, Anthony
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Films
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
167
Series statement
The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juliet (Fictitious character)
  • Romeo (Fictitious character)
  • Filmed stage plays
Technique
live action
Label
Romeo & Juliet, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC and Time-Life Films ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Alvin Rakoff, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format
  • Digitally remastered ; picture & sound enhanced ; word for word as written by William Shakespeare
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm50497046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (167 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • System requirements: PC/Mac downloadable scripts
  • DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Romeo & Juliet, by William Shakespeare ; produced by BBC and Time-Life Films ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Alvin Rakoff, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format
  • Digitally remastered ; picture & sound enhanced ; word for word as written by William Shakespeare
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm50497046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (167 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • System requirements: PC/Mac downloadable scripts
  • DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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