The Resource The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington, (videorecording)

The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington, (videorecording)

Label
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth
Title
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington
Title variation
  • King Henry VIII
  • Henry VIII
  • King Henry the Eighth
  • Henry the Eighth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "One of Shakespeare's most elaborate 'pageant' plays, chronicling the life of an extraordinary English king."--Container insert
  • A dramatization of William Shakespeare's historical play, which tells of the intrigues during the first part of Henry's reign, his divorce from Katharine of Aragon, and marriage to Anne Bullen, who gives birth to a baby girl, Elizabeth
Member of
Cataloging source
SNN
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)
Credits note
Cameramen, Trevor Wimlett, Mike Winser ; music by James Tyler ; performed by the London Early Music Group ; video-tape editors, Malcolm Banthorpe, Howard Dell
Date time place
Taped Nov. 27, 1978-Jan. 7, 1979 on location at Leeds Castle, Hever Castle, Penshurst Place, Kent
Dewey number
822.33
LC call number
  • PR2817
  • PR2817
LC item number
  • .A23 2000 DVD
  • .A23 2000
PerformerNote
John Stride (Henry VIII), Timothy West (Cardinal Wolsey), Michael Poole (Cardinal Campeius), Ronald Pickup (Cranmer), Peter Vaughn (Gardiner), David Dodimead (Bishop of Lincoln), Julian Glover (Duke of Buckingham), Jeremy Kemp (Duke of Norfolk), Charles Lloyd Pack (Lord Sands), John Nettleton (Lord Chamberlain), Lewis Fiander (Duke of Suffolk), Oliver Cotton (Earl of Surrey), David Rintoul (Lord Abergavenny), Jack May (Lord Chancellor), Jack McKenzie (Sir Nicholas Vaux), Nigel Lambert (Sir Thomas Lovell), Claire Bloom (Katharine of Aragon), Barbara Kellerman (Anne Bullen), Sylvia Coleridge (Old Lady), Tony Church (Prologue), John Rowe (Cromwell), Alan Leith (Sergeant-at-Arms), John Bailey (Griffith), David Troughton, Adam Bareham, Jeffrey Daunton, John Cater, Roger Lloyd Pack, Michael Gaunt, Emma Kirkby, Sally Home, Michael Walker, John Rhys-Davies, Timothy Barker, Brian Osborne, John Rogan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1935-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Messina, Cedric
  • Billington, Kevin
  • Bloom, Claire
  • Glover, Julian
  • Stride, John
  • West, Timothy
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Time-Life Television
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
165
Series statement
The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Henry
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Shakespeare, William
Technique
live action
Label
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1979
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Control code
ocm46736762
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (165 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)46736762
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth, by William Shakespeare ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1979
  • DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format
Color
  • multicolored
  • one color
Control code
ocm46736762
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • other
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 videodisc (165 min.)
File format
one file format
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • optical disk
System control number
(OCoLC)46736762
System details
  • DVD
  • System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
laserdisc

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