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Author: Julie TaymorConchita AiroldiJody AllenAnthony HopkinsJessica LangeAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2006.
Series: William Shakespeare tribute DVD promotion.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Special edition is widescreen editionView all editions and formats
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Titus Andronicus returns to Rome after defeating the Goths, bringing with him Queen Tamora, whose eldest son he has sacrificed. The late emperor's son Saturninus is supposed to marry Titus's daughter Lavinia, however, when his brother Bassianus runs away with her instead, Saturninus marries Tamora. Saturninus and Tamora then plot revenge against Titus. Beginning with the rape and mutilation of Lavinia, bloodshed and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
History
Melodrama
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Adaptation
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Taymor; Conchita Airoldi; Jody Allen; Anthony Hopkins; Jessica Lange; Alan Cumming; Colm Feore; James Frain; Laura Fraser; Harry J Lennix; Angus MacFadyen; Matthew Rhys; Jonathan Rhys-Meyers; Osheen Jones; Elliot Goldenthal; William Shakespeare; Fox Searchlight Pictures.; Clear Blue Sky Productions.; Urania Pictures.; Neue Deutsche Filmgesellschaft.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 62950942
Language Note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned in English.
Notes: Adapted from the play Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with Julie Taymor; score and commentary track with composer Elliot Goldenthal; scene specific commentary by Anthony Hopkins and Harry Lennox. Disc 2: Q & A with Julie Taymor at Columbia University; "Muse of fire: the making of 'Titus'" : a 30 min. documentary; "Making the Penny Arcade Nightmares" : a 6 min. documentary; costume gallery; American Cinematographer articles; theatrical trailers; TV spots.
Credits: Editor, Françoise Bonnot ; cinematography, Luciano Tovoli ; music, Elliot Goldenthal ; costume designer, Milena Canonero ; co-producers, Adam Leipzig, Michiyo Yoshizaki.
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange, Alan Cumming, Colm Feore, James Frain, Laura Fraser, Harry Lennix, Angus Macfadyen, Matthew Rhys, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Osheen Jones.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround.
Series Title: William Shakespeare tribute DVD promotion.
Other Titles: Titus (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Fox Searchlight Pictures and Clear Blue Sky Productions present in association with Overseas Filmgroup a Urania Pictures and NDF International production ; a film by Julie Taymor ; screenplay by Julie Taymor ; produced by Conchita Airoldi, Julie Taymor, [and] Jody Patton ; directed by Julie Taymor.

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Titus Andronicus returns to Rome after defeating the Goths, bringing with him Queen Tamora, whose eldest son he has sacrificed. The late emperor's son Saturninus is supposed to marry Titus's daughter Lavinia, however, when his brother Bassianus runs away with her instead, Saturninus marries Tamora. Saturninus and Tamora then plot revenge against Titus. Beginning with the rape and mutilation of Lavinia, bloodshed and brutality run rampant, culminating in a cannibalistic banquet scene.

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