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King Lear

Author: Laurence OlivierMichael ElliottDavid PlowrightColin BlakelyJohn HurtAll authors
Publisher: [London] : Granada Television : Distributed by Maxwell's Collection, [℗2008?], ©1983.
Series: Maxwell's collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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Shakespeare's tragedy King Lear is a violent story of misplaced trust and bloody revenge, scheming children, divided loyalties, crumbling power and finally madness.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Made-for-TV movies
Television adaptations
Named Person: Lear, King of England (Legendary character); Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Olivier; Michael Elliott; David Plowright; Colin Blakely; John Hurt; Diana Rigg; William Shakespeare; Granada Television.; Granada Video (Firm); Maxwell's Collection (Firm)
OCLC Number: 300306303
Notes: "Granada Video."
Cast: Laurence Olivier, Colin Blakely, John Hurt, Diana Rigg.
Awards: "Winner, International Emmy Award"--Container.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Maxwell's collection.
Other Titles: King Lear (Television program : 1983)
William Shakespeare's King Lear
Responsibility: Laurence Olivier presents King Lear by William Shakespeare ; directed by Michael Elliott ; produced by David Plowright.

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Shakespeare's tragedy King Lear is a violent story of misplaced trust and bloody revenge, scheming children, divided loyalties, crumbling power and finally madness.

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