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Oedipus the king

Author: Michael PenningtonJohn GielgudClaire BloomCyril CusackJohn ShrapnelAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2004.
Series: Sophocles, the Theban plays.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The beginning of the Oedipus saga tells of Oedipus the king & the working out of the curse on the royal house of Thebes.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Television adaptations
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Oedipus, (Greek mythological figure)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Pennington; John Gielgud; Claire Bloom; Cyril Cusack; John Shrapnel; Norman Rodway; David Waller; Gerard Murphy; Don Taylor; Louis Marks; Derek Bourgeois; Sophocles.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Bioscope (Firm)
ISBN: 9780736560719 0736560718
OCLC Number: 228003731
Notes: Title from container.
Based on: Oedipus Rex / Sophocles ; a new translation by Don Taylor.
Originally produced for BBC TV in 1986.
"Films Media Group, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, Shopware"--Disc label.
Credits: Editor, Dave Hambelton ; camera supervisor, John Dailley ; director, Don Taylor ; producer, Louis Marks ; music, Derek Bourgeois.
Cast: Michael Pennington, John Gielgud, Claire Bloom, Cyril Cusack, John Shrapnel, Norman Rodway, David Waller, Gerard Murphy, Cassie Shilling, Kelly Huntley.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Sophocles, the Theban plays.
Responsibility: a co-production of BBC TV and Films for the Humanities & Sciences ; in association with Bioscope, Inc.

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The beginning of the Oedipus saga tells of Oedipus the king & the working out of the curse on the royal house of Thebes.

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