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Becket

Author: Richard BurtonPeter O'TooleJohn GielgudJean AnouilhParamount Pictures Corporation.All authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : MPI Home Video, [1989]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The historical account of King Henry II and Thomas Beckett who had been the monarch's closest friend and advisor. After Beckett's appointment as Archbishop of Canterbury, King Henry II becomes obsessed with the changed Beckett resulting in ultimate tragedy.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Historical films
Named Person: Thomas, à Becket Saint; Henry, King of England; Henry, King of England; Thomas, à Becket Saint
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Burton; Peter O'Toole; John Gielgud; Jean Anouilh; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; MPI Home Video (Firm); E & M Enterprising.
ISBN: 1556072821 9781556072826
OCLC Number: 21051697
Notes: Originally produced as motion picture in 1964.
Based on the play by Jean Anouilh.
"MP 1053."
Credits: Photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; music, Laurence Rosenthal.
Cast: Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, John Gielgud.
Description: 1 videocassette (150 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Becket (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures ; E & M Enterprising ; produced by Hal Wallis ; directed by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Edward Anhalt.

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The historical account of King Henry II and Thomas Beckett who had been the monarch's closest friend and advisor. After Beckett's appointment as Archbishop of Canterbury, King Henry II becomes obsessed with the changed Beckett resulting in ultimate tragedy.

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