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The famous history of the life of King Henry the Eight

Author: Kevin BillingtonCedric MessinaTony ChurchJohn StrideJulian GloverAll authors
Publisher: [New York] : Ambrose Video, [2009]
Series: BBC Shakespeare plays (Ambrose Video)
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Television adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Biography Drama
Named Person: Henry, King of England; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Billington; Cedric Messina; Tony Church; John Stride; Julian Glover; Jeremy Kemp; David Rintoul; Timothy West; John Rowe; Lewis Fiander; Alan Leith; Claire Bloom; John Bailey; David Troughton; John Nettleton; Charles Lloyd Pack; Nigel Lambert; Barbara Kellerman; Adam Bareham; Jeffrey Daunton; John Cater; Roger Lloyd-Pack; Jack McKenzie; Michael Poole; Peter Vaughan; Sylvia Coleridge; Michael Gaunt; Ronald Pickup; David Dodimead; Emma Kirkby; Sally Home; Oliver Cotton; Michael Walker; John Rhys-Davies; Timothy Barker; Brian Osborne; John Rogan; Jack May; Geraldine Stephenson; James Tyler; William Walton; David Lloyd-Jones; John Wilders; Alun Hughes; Ian Leiper; Alan Shallcross; Don Taylor; William Shakespeare; London Early Music Group.; Chichester Cathedral. Choir.; British Broadcasting Corporation.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Time-Life Television.; Ambrose Video Publishing.
OCLC Number: 501019868
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Title from title frames.
Originally produced for television in 1979.
Available on Ambrose Video 2.0.
Credits: Choreographer, Geraldine Stephenson ; music by James Tyler performed by The London Early Music Group, The Choir of Chichester Cathedral ; title music, Sir William Walton ; music adviser, David Lloyd-Jones ; literary consultant, John Wilders ; video-tape editors, Malcolm Banthorpe, Howard Dell ; cameramen, Trevor Wimlett, Mike Winser ; make-up artist, Dawn Alcock ; costume designer, Alun Hughes ; sound, Ian Leiper ; lighting, Hubert Cartwright ; script editor, Alan Shallcross ; designer, Don Taylor.
Cast: Tony Church (prologue), John Stride (Henry VIII), Julian Glover (Duke of Buckingham), Jeremy Kemp (Duke of Norfolk), David Rintoul (Lord Abergavenny), Timothy West (Cardinal Wolsey), John Rowe (Cromwell), Lewis Fiander (Duke of Suffolk), Alan Leith (Sergeant at arms), Claire Bloom (Katharine of Aragon), John Bailey (Griffith, Gentleman-usher), David Troughton (surveyor), John Nettleton (Lord Chamberlain), Charles Lloyd Pack (Lord Sandys), Nigel Lambert (Sir Thomas Lovell), Barbara Kellermann (Anne Bullen), Adam Bareham (Sir Henry Guildford), Jeffrey Daunton (servant), John Cater (1st gentleman), Roger Lloyd Pack (2nd gentleman), Jack McKenzie (Sir Nicholas Vaux), Michael Poole (Cardinal Campeius), Peter Vaughan (Gardiner, Bishop of Winchester), Sylvia Coleridge (old lady, Anne Bullen's friend), Michael Gaunt (crier), Ronald Pickup (Cranmer, Archbishop of Canterbury), David Dodimead (Bishop of Lincoln), Emma Kirkby (singer), Sally Home (Patience), Oliver Cotton (Earl of Surrey), Michael Walker (messenger), John Rhys-Davies (Capucius, Ambassador from Emperor Charles V), Timothy Barker (Page to Gardiner), Brian Osborne (door keeper), John Rogan (Dr. Butts), Jack May (Lord Chancellor).
Event notes: Shot on location at Leeds Castle, Hever Castle, Penshurst Place.
Description: 1 streaming video (166 min.) : digital, sound, color, SWF file.
Details: System requirements: Microsoft Internet Explorer; Firefox; Adobe Flash Player.; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Series Title: BBC Shakespeare plays (Ambrose Video)
Other Titles: Famous history of the life of King Henry the Eighth
King Henry the Eight
King Henry the Eighth
King Henry VIII
Henry VIII
Shakespeare plays (Television program)
Ambrose Video 2.0.
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; presented by the British Broadcasting Corporation ; a BBC-TV production in association with Time-Life Television ; producer, Cedric Messina ; director, Kevin Billington.

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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.

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