King Lear / by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; [adapted by Laurence Olivier] ; produced by Fraser Peacock Associates on behalf of Granada Video

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Subjects: Feature films
Television adaptations
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [1999?]
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (158 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 King Lear
Additional Authors: Elliott, Michael, 1931-
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989
Fraser Peacock Associates
Granada Video (Firm)
Kultur International Films
Notes: ISBN: 0769712231
UPC: 032031122390
Videorecording number: D1223
DVD; Dolby
Cast: Laurence Olivier, Colin Blakely, Anna Calder-Marshall, Jeremy Kemp, Robert Lang, Robert Lindsay, Leo McKern, David Threlfall, Dorothy Tutin, John Hurt, Diana Rigg
Originally produced in 1983 for television broadcast
Special features include character descriptions, plot summary, scene-by-scene outline, biographies of William Shakespeare and Laurence Olivier, and filmography of Laurence Olivier
Summary: Presents William Shakespeare's play about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
This film was donated by the Miami University Department of English and purchased with a small funds university grant
OCLC Number: 43943980
ISBN/ISSN: 0769712231