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Richard III : martyr or monster?

Author: Bob Carruthers; William Shakespeare; Kultur International Films,
Publisher: West Long Branch, N.J : Kultur International Films, Ltd., 2013.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Filmed entirely on location in Great Britain, this film retraces the life of the king based on the surviving historical record. It reveals the true man behind Shakespeare's villain and exposes the extent to which Shakespeare bent the truth in order to please his own Tudor monarch. Features interviews with leading historians, including Phillippa Langley and authorities on Shakespeare, specially filmed sequences from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Named Person: Richard, King of England; Richard, King of England
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Carruthers; William Shakespeare; Kultur International Films,
ISBN: 9780769750163 0769750168
OCLC Number: 857672338
Credits: Produced and directed by Bob Carruthers.
Description: 1 videodisc (48 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, all regions, 16:9 anamorphic widescreen, LPCM.
Responsibility: produced and directed by Bob Carruthers.

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Filmed entirely on location in Great Britain, this film retraces the life of the king based on the surviving historical record. It reveals the true man behind Shakespeare's villain and exposes the extent to which Shakespeare bent the truth in order to please his own Tudor monarch. Features interviews with leading historians, including Phillippa Langley and authorities on Shakespeare, specially filmed sequences from the play and highly accurate historical reconstructions.

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