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The Resource The taming of the shrew, Columbia Pictures ; a Burton-Zeffirelli Productions ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay writers, Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; director, Franco Zeffirelli, (videorecording)

The taming of the shrew, Columbia Pictures ; a Burton-Zeffirelli Productions ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay writers, Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; director, Franco Zeffirelli, (videorecording)

Label
The taming of the shrew
Title
The taming of the shrew
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; a Burton-Zeffirelli Productions ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay writers, Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; director, Franco Zeffirelli
Title variation
William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • por
  • chi
  • kor
  • tha
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
Member of
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Taming of the shrew (Motion picture : 1967)
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Peter Taylor ; original music, Nino Rota ; costume designers, Danilo Donati, Irene Sharaff ; production designers, John de Cuir ... [et al.]
Language note
In English, Portuguese, and Spanish with English, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish and Thai subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Cyril Cusack, Michael Hordern, Alfred Lynch, Alan Webb, Michael York, Victor Spinetti, Natasha Pyne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1984
  • 1932-2011
  • 1942-
  • 1912-1976
  • 1910-1993
  • 1911-1995
  • 1931-2003
  • 1906-1982
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zeffirelli, Franco
  • Burton, Richard
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • York, Michael
  • Dehn, Paul
  • Cecchi d'Amico, Suso
  • Cusack, Cyril
  • Hordern, Michael
  • Lynch, Alfred
  • Webb, Alan
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Royal Films International
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
122
Series statement
Columbia classics
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  • Petruchio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Hortensio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Katherine (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Grumio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Lucentio (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Minola, Baptista (Fictitious character)
  • Bianca (Fictitious character : Shakespeare)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Padua (Italy)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The taming of the shrew, Columbia Pictures ; a Burton-Zeffirelli Productions ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay writers, Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; director, Franco Zeffirelli, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare
  • Features: profiles of Zeffirelli, Taylor, and Burton
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm42749302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780767828000
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396011090
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01109
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780767828000
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The taming of the shrew, Columbia Pictures ; a Burton-Zeffirelli Productions ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay writers, Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; director, Franco Zeffirelli, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare
  • Features: profiles of Zeffirelli, Taylor, and Burton
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm42749302
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780767828000
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396011090
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01109
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780767828000
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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