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The Resource Hamlet, a J. Arthur Rank enterprise, a Two Cities film ; written by William Shakespeare ; produced & directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording DVD)

Hamlet, a J. Arthur Rank enterprise, a Two Cities film ; written by William Shakespeare ; produced & directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Hamlet
Title
Hamlet
Statement of responsibility
a J. Arthur Rank enterprise, a Two Cities film ; written by William Shakespeare ; produced & directed by Laurence Olivier
Title variation
Laurence Olivier's Hamlet
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The classic version of Shakespeare's Hamlet, the towering tragedy of the Danish prince who feigns madness to trap his father's murderer
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award: 1949, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Laurence Olivier); Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White (Carmen Dillon, Roger K. Furse); Best Costume Design, Black-and-White (Roger K. Furse); Best Picture (Laurence Olivier)
Cataloging source
LOY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Desmond Dickinson ; editor, Helga Cranston ; music, William Walton ; production designers, Roger Furse, Roger Ramsdell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1989
  • 1929-2010
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Shakespeare, William
  • J. Arthur Rank Films
  • Two Cities Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
153
Series statement
Criterion collection DVD videodiscs
Series volume
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hamlet
  • Princes
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Hamlet, a J. Arthur Rank enterprise, a Two Cities film ; written by William Shakespeare ; produced & directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 1948 as a motion picture
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
RSDL dual-layer ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780780021310
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
209897
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono, 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Hamlet, a J. Arthur Rank enterprise, a Two Cities film ; written by William Shakespeare ; produced & directed by Laurence Olivier, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally produced in 1948 as a motion picture
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
RSDL dual-layer ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9780780021310
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
209897
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono, 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
laserdisc

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