Hamlet / Janus Films, a J. Arthur Rank Enterprise, a Two Cities Films ; produced & directed by Laurence Olivier

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Subjects: Feature films
Hamlet (Legendary character)--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: General
Edition: RSDL dual-layer ed
Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2000], c1948
Series: The Criterion collection 82
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) 82
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (157 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Hamlet
Alternate Title(s): Hamlet (Motion picture : 1948).
Alternate Titles: Title on disc: Laurence Olivier's Hamlet
Additional Authors: Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989
Sydney, Basil, 1894-1968
Herlie, Eileen
Wooland, Norman
Aylmer, Felix, 1889-1979
Morgan, Terence
Simmons, Jean, 1929-
Dickinson, Desmond
Cranston, Helga
Walton, William, 1902-1983
Furse, Roger
Ramsdell, Roger
Janus Films
Rank Organisation
Two Cities Films
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0780021312
UPC: 037429128428
Videorecording number: HAM020
DVD, Dolby digital mono, 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
Cast: Laurence Olivier, Basil Sydney, Eileen Herlie, Norman Wooland, Felix Aylmer, Terence Morgan, Jean Simmons, Peter Cushing, Anthony Quayle
Credits: Director of photography, Desmond Dickinson ; editor, Helga Cranston ; music, William Walton ; production designers, Roger Furse, Roger Ramsdell
Originally produced in 1948 as a motion picture
Academy Award: 1949, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Laurence Olivier); Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White (Carmen Dillon, Roger K. Furse); Best Costume Design, Black-and-White (Roger K. Furse); Best Picture (Laurence Olivier)
Summary: The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
OCLC Number: 45055231
ISBN/ISSN: 0780021312