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The Resource Hamlet, [presented by] Castle Rock Entertainment ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, (videorecording DVD)

Hamlet, [presented by] Castle Rock Entertainment ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Hamlet
Title
Hamlet
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Castle Rock Entertainment ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh
Title variation
William Shakespeare's Hamlet
Contributor
Actor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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 ; production designer, Tim Harvey
Intended audience
OFRB rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
H36548 2007
PerformerNote
Kenneth Branagh, Julie Christie, Billy Crystal, Gerard Depardieu, Charlton Heston, Derek Jacobi, Jack Lemmon, Rufus Sewell, Robin Williams, Kate Winslet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-
  • 1948-
  • 1967-
  • 1951 July 21-2014
  • 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
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
242
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hamlet
  • Murder victims' families
  • Fathers
  • Princes
  • Revenge
  • Denmark
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Hamlet, [presented by] Castle Rock Entertainment ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features: Introduction by director/star Kenneth Branagh; commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson; new digital transfer from original 70mm elements; featurette "To be on camera: a history with Hamlet"; 1996 Cannes Film Festival promo; Shakespeare movies trailer gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (242 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
6889
Other physical details
sound, color
Ownership
*
Publisher number
C2683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Hamlet, [presented by] Castle Rock Entertainment ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features: Introduction by director/star Kenneth Branagh; commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson; new digital transfer from original 70mm elements; featurette "To be on camera: a history with Hamlet"; 1996 Cannes Film Festival promo; Shakespeare movies trailer gallery
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 cm
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (242 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
6889
Other physical details
sound, color
Ownership
*
Publisher number
C2683
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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