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King Lear

Author: Brian BlessedHildegarde NeilJason RiddingtonVanessa TovellPaul FarrerAll authors
Publisher: West Long Branch, NJ : Kultur, [2013], ©1999.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : [Widescreen format]View all editions and formats
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The dark and brooding world inhabited by King Lear and his three daughters must rank as one of the greatest works of invention in the Shakespearean canon. Brian Blessed directs and stars in this production. Blessed is magnificent in the title role in this powerful new cinema version of the bard's great tragic work.
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Genre/Form: Shakespeare films
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Tragedies
Drama
Named Person: William Shakespeare; Lear, King of England (Legendary character); Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Blessed; Hildegarde Neil; Jason Riddington; Vanessa Tovell; Paul Farrer; William Shakespeare; Kultur International Films.
ISBN: 9780769750224 0769750222
OCLC Number: 844227586
Notes: Title from container.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999.
"Running time, 192 minutes"--Container.
Credits: Directed by Brian Blessed, produced, Vanessa Tovell ; director of photography, Chris Weaver ; music, Paul Farrer ; editor, Chris Gormlie.
Cast: Brian Blessed, Hildegard Neil, Jason Riddington, Graham McTavish, Phillippa Peak.
Description: 1 videodisc (194 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Details: DVD format; region 1, NTSC, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Other Titles: King Lear [1999 : Blessed]
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare.

Abstract:

The dark and brooding world inhabited by King Lear and his three daughters must rank as one of the greatest works of invention in the Shakespearean canon. Brian Blessed directs and stars in this production. Blessed is magnificent in the title role in this powerful new cinema version of the bard's great tragic work.

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