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The Resource Hamlet, Janus Films ; a Two Cities film ; directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording)

Hamlet, Janus Films ; a Two Cities film ; directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording)

Label
Hamlet
Title
Hamlet
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; a Two Cities film ; directed by Laurence Olivier
Title variation
Laurence Olivier's Hamlet
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Shakespeare's classic drama exploring madness, guilt, justice and self-perception, Denmark's Prince Hamlet feigns madness in order to catch his father's killer
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award (1948): Best picture, directed by Laurence Olivier ; best actor, Laurence Olivier ; art direction/set directoration (b/w), Roger Furse , Carmen Dillon ; costume design (b/w), Roger Furse.
Characteristic
videorecording
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Hamlet (Motion picture : 1948)
Credits note
Photographer, Desmond Dickinson ; designer, Roger Furse ; art director, Carmen Dillon ; text editor, Alan Dent ; editor, Helga Cranston ; music, William Walton ; The Philharmonia Orchestra ; Muir Mathieson, conductor
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Laurence Olivier, Basil Sydney, Eileen Herlie, Norman Wooland, Felix Aylmer, Terence Morgan, Jean Simmons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1989
  • 1894-1968
  • 1889-1979
  • 1921-2005
  • 1929-2010
  • 1564-1616
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  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Sydney, Basil
  • Herlie, Eileen
  • Wooland, Norman
  • Aylmer, Felix
  • Morgan, Terence
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Janus Films
  • Two Cities Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
153
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
82
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  • English drama
  • Revenge
  • Hamlet
  • Princes
  • Denmark
  • Ghost (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Claudius, King of Denmark (Fictitious character)
  • Gertrude
  • Polonius (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Ophelia
  • Horatio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Laertes (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Hamlet, Janus Films ; a Two Cities film ; directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Includes chapter selection
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
tlc00007468
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Lccn
00339085
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429128428
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HAM020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00339085
System details
DVD, mono., Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Hamlet, Janus Films ; a Two Cities film ; directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Includes chapter selection
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
tlc00007468
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Lccn
00339085
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429128428
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
HAM020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00339085
System details
DVD, mono., Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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