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Laurence Olivier's King Lear.

Author: Laurence OlivierMichael ElliottJohn HurtColin BlakelyDavid PlowrightAll authors
Publisher: Sydney, NSW : Time Life/Direct Holdings : Shock Records [distributor], [2005?]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One of Shakespeare's greatest plays, King Lear is a violent story on a grand scale, about family strife, crumbling power and divided loyalties and the resulting horor of Lear's madness."
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Genre/Form: Made-for-TV movies
Television adaptations
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Olivier; Michael Elliott; John Hurt; Colin Blakely; David Plowright; Diana Rigg; Dorothy Tutin; Anna Calder-Marshall; Leo McKern; Robert Lindsay; David Threlfall
OCLC Number: 786452852
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Originally produced by Granada Television, 1983.
Credits: Director, Michael Elliott ; producer, David Plowright.
Cast: Laurence Olivier, Diana Rigg, Dorothy Tutin, Anna Calder-Marshall, Leo McKern, Robert Lindsay, David Threlfall, Colin Blakely, John Hurt.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 160 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Region 4 ; PAL ; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: King Lear (Television program : 1983)
King Lear

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"One of Shakespeare's greatest plays, King Lear is a violent story on a grand scale, about family strife, crumbling power and divided loyalties and the resulting horor of Lear's madness."

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