King Lear

DVD
Published 2009
Item Details
Summary:

Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan, and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge, they uncover a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty.

ISBN:
0793670667
Uniform Title:
King Lear (Television program : 2008)
Edition:
Widescreen.
Publisher, Date:
[Arlington, VA] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, [2009]
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 155 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes:
RPL: Licensed for public performance.
Originally broadcast on television in 2008; broadcast in the US in 2009.
Filmed in high definition.
Special features: interview with Ian McKellen (ca. 30 min.)
Director of photography, Paul Wheeler ; editor, David Blackmore, David Thrasher ; music, Seven Edis.
Ian McKellen, Frances Barber, Monica Dolan, Romola Garai, Peter Hinton, Jonathan Hyde, William Gaunt, Sylvester McCoy, Philip Winchester, Ben Meyjes.
DVD, NTSC; region 1; Dolby digital; 5.1 surround.
Closed-captioned.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
GPKL601
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