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The Resource William Shakespeare's Hamlet, Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh

William Shakespeare's Hamlet, Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh

Label
William Shakespeare's Hamlet
Title
William Shakespeare's Hamlet
Statement of responsibility
Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh
Title variation
  • Hamlet
  • To be on camera : a history with Hamlet
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; editor, Neil Farrell ; music, Patrick Doyle ; "In pace" performed by Placido Domingo
Language note
English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kenneth Branagh, Julie Christie, Billy Crystal, Gerard Depardieu, Charlton Heston, Derek Jacobi, Jack Lemmon, Rufus Sewell, Robin Williams, Kate Winslet, Richard Attenborough, Judi Dench, John Gielgud, John Mills,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1948-
  • 1967-
  • 1951-2014,
  • 1953-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barron, David,
  • Branagh, Kenneth,
  • Christie, Julie
  • Crystal, Billy,
  • Depardieu, Gérard
  • Heston, Charlton,
  • Jacobi, Derek,
  • Lemmon, Jack,
  • Sewell, Rufus
  • Williams, Robin
  • Winslet, Kate,
  • Doyle, Patrick
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
242
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
William Shakespeare's Hamlet, Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare
  • Videodisc release of the 1996 motion picture
  • Special features: Disc 1. Introduction by director/star Kenneth Branagh ; Commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson -- Disc 2. Commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson ; Featurette "To be on camera: a history with Hamlet" ; 1996 Cannes Film Festival promo ; Shakespeare movies trailer gallery
  • Warner Home Video: C2683
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Part one -- Disc 2: Part two
Control code
137242345
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition, widescreen
Extent
2 videodiscs (242 min.)
Isbn
9781419849725
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Other control number
053939268324
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
C2683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
William Shakespeare's Hamlet, Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare
  • Videodisc release of the 1996 motion picture
  • Special features: Disc 1. Introduction by director/star Kenneth Branagh ; Commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson -- Disc 2. Commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson ; Featurette "To be on camera: a history with Hamlet" ; 1996 Cannes Film Festival promo ; Shakespeare movies trailer gallery
  • Warner Home Video: C2683
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: Part one -- Disc 2: Part two
Control code
137242345
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition, widescreen
Extent
2 videodiscs (242 min.)
Isbn
9781419849725
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Other control number
053939268324
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
C2683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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