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King Lear

Author: Michael ElliottGordon CrosseRoger EnglandRon SwainD L HeyesAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, ©1984, ©1983.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A foolish king divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters, then faces the resulting disaster and makes discoveries about the nature of love.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Fiction television programs
Made-for-TV movies
Television adaptations
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character); Lear, King of England (Legendary character); William Shakespeare
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Elliott; Gordon Crosse; Roger England; Ron Swain; D L Heyes; David Plowright; David Threlfall; Robert Lindsay; Robert Lang; John Hurt; Leo McKern; Colin Blakely; Jeremy Kemp; Anna Calder-Marshall; Diana Rigg; Dorothy Tutin; Laurence Olivier; William Shakespeare; Granada Television Network, ltd.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 78046123
Notes: Title from data sheet.
"FFH 772-1" (pt.1); "FFH 772-2"(pt.2).
Credits: Executive producer, David Plowright ; editors, D.L. Heyes, Ron Swain ; camera, Roger England ; music, Gordon Crosse.
Cast: Laurence Olivier (King Lear), Dorothy Tutin (Goneril), Diana Rigg (Regan), Anna Calder-Marshall (Cordelia), Colin Blakely (Kent), Jeremy Kemp (Cornwall), Robert Lang (Albany), Robert Lindsay (Edmund), Leo McKern (Gloucester), David Threlfall (Edgar), John Hurt (The fool).
Description: 2 videocassettes (158 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: King Lear (Television program : 1983)
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; Films for the Humanities ; Granada Television ; directed by Michael Elliott.

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A foolish king divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters, then faces the resulting disaster and makes discoveries about the nature of love.

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