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The Resource A man for all seasons, Columbia ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann

A man for all seasons, Columbia ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann

Label
A man for all seasons
Title
A man for all seasons
Statement of responsibility
Columbia ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Chancellor of England, Sir Thomas More, is placed in a difficult position when Henry VIII breaks with the Catholic Church over its refusal to annul his marriage to Katherine of Aragon so he can marry Anne Boleyn. Henry demands More's endorsement of this act. Torn between his conscience and duty to the crown, Sir Thomas chooses to say nothing
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1967: Best Picture; Best Director; Best Actor in a Leading Role (Scofield); Best Cinematography, Color; Best Costume Design, Color; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed byTed Moore ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; music composed and conducted by George Delerue
Language note
English (Dolby 5.1 or mono.) or French dialogue with optional English, French or Portuguese subtitles; feature open-captioned in English; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Wendy Hiller, Leo McKern, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, Susannah York, Paul Scofield, Nigel Davenport, John Hurt, Corin Redgrave
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1997
  • 1922-2008
  • 1912-2003
  • 1920-2002
  • 1915-1985
  • 1927-1978
  • 1940-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zinnemann, Fred
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Scofield, Paul
  • Hiller, Wendy
  • McKern, Leo
  • Welles, Orson
  • Shaw, Robert
  • York, Susannah
  • Davenport, Nigel
  • Hurt, John
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • More, Thomas
  • Cromwell, Thomas
  • Henry
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Divorce
  • Church and state
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
A man for all seasons, Columbia ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Robert Bolt
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Special feature: "The life of Saint Thomas More" featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Start -- Butcher's summons -- With the Cardinal -- Petitions -- Home to Chelsea -- Saying "No" to a heretic -- Duke of Norfolk -- New Lord Chancellor -- "Surprise" visit -- Quiet words -- Catching the tide -- Bad, dangerous spy -- Rich & the new secretary -- King's answer -- More resigns -- Explaining his decision -- King's wedding day -- Letter -- Conversation with Cromwell -- Ending a friendship -- News of the oath -- In the tower -- Inquiry -- Family visit -- Trial -- Richard Rich testifies -- Verdict & Discharge -- Sentence carried out
Control code
727420516
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781424847471
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
043396180857
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
18085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital; remastered in high definition ; anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A man for all seasons, Columbia ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Robert Bolt
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Special feature: "The life of Saint Thomas More" featurette
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Start -- Butcher's summons -- With the Cardinal -- Petitions -- Home to Chelsea -- Saying "No" to a heretic -- Duke of Norfolk -- New Lord Chancellor -- "Surprise" visit -- Quiet words -- Catching the tide -- Bad, dangerous spy -- Rich & the new secretary -- King's answer -- More resigns -- Explaining his decision -- King's wedding day -- Letter -- Conversation with Cromwell -- Ending a friendship -- News of the oath -- In the tower -- Inquiry -- Family visit -- Trial -- Richard Rich testifies -- Verdict & Discharge -- Sentence carried out
Control code
727420516
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781424847471
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
043396180857
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
18085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital; remastered in high definition ; anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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