Masada
DVD
2007
2 available of 2 items

In the first century A.D., Flavius Silva, commander of the Roman Tenth Legion in Palestine, leads his forces in combat against the remaining Jewish Zealots who have taken refuge in the seemingly impregnable fortress of Masada. There, the engineering and military might of Rome faces the passion and ingenuity of Eleazer ben Yair and his people.

Item Details
Subjects:
Flavius Silva, active 1st century. -- Drama.
Masada Site (Israel) -- Drama.
Masada Site (Israel) -- Siege, 72-73 -- Drama.
Rome -- History -- Flavians, 69-96 -- Drama.
Siege warfare -- Israel -- Masada Site -- Drama.
Genre:
Epic films.
Historical -- Television mini-series.
Historical films.
Television movies.
Other Authors:
Arnon Milchan Film Productions, Ltd.
Carrera, Barbara.
Davenport, Nigel.
Eckstein, George, 1928-2009
Feinstein, Alan.
Gann, Ernest Kellogg, 1910-1991. Antagonists.
Goldsmith, Jerry.
Innes, George Peter.
KOCH Vision (Firm)
NBC Universal, Inc.
O'Toole, Peter, 1932-
Oliansky, Joel.
Opatoshu, David, 1918-1996.
Pagano, Giulia.
Pierson, Richard.
Quayle, Anthony, 1913-1989.
Quilley, Denis.
Sagal, Boris, 1923-1981.
Smith, Paul, 1939-
Strauss, Peter, 1947-
Valentine, Anthony.
Warner, David, 1941-
West, Timothy.
Wiseman, Joseph.
ISBN:
9781417230068
1417230061
Publisher, Date:
Port Washington, NY : Koch Vision, [2007]
Description:
2 videodiscs (383 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
Notes:
Based on the novel " The antagonists" by Ernest K. Gann.
"The complete epic mini-series on 2 DVDs."--Container.
Music, Jerry Goldsmith ; film editors, Peter Kirby, Edwin F. England ; director of photography, Paul Lohmann ; production designer, John H. Senter.
Peter O'Toole, Peter Strauss, Barbara Carrera, Nigel Davenport, Alan Feinstein, Giulia Pagano, Anthony Quayle, Denis Quilley, Paul L. Smith, Anthony Valentine, Timothy West, David Warner, George Peter Innes, David Opatoshu, Richard Pierson, Joseph Wiseman.
Originally broadcast on television in 1981.
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Emmy Awards, 1981: Emmy - Best Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special (David Warner) ; Outstanding Achievement in Music Composition for a Limited Series or a Special (Jerry Goldsmith).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
KOC-DV-6482
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