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Henry V [videorecording] / Rank Film Distributors ; produced and directed by Laurence Olivier.

  • ISBN: 0780021320
  • ISBN: 9780780021327
  • Description: 1 videodisc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet.
  • Edition: Digitally remastered version.
  • Publisher: Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection, 1999.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College 3rd Floor Hallway DVD* DVD PN 1997 .H35 1999 (Text to phone) Checked out 02/06/2015

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as motion picture in 1944.
"The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container.
Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1.
Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder; theatrical trailer; Shakespearean royalty : a chronology of England's rulers; stills galleries : the Book of hours and production photos.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Robert Krasker; editor, Reginald Beck; music, William Walton.
Participant or Performer Note: Laurence Olivier, Robert Newton, Leslie Banks, Renee Asherson, Felix Aylmer, Esmond Knight, Leo Genn.
Summary: Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt.
System Details Note: DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989 (Added Author). Newton, Robert, 1905-1956 (Added Author). Banks, Leslie, 1890-1952 (Added Author). Asherson, Renee. (Added Author). Aylmer, Felix, 1889-1979 (Added Author). Knight, Esmond, 1906-1987 (Added Author). Genn, Leo, 1905-1978 (Added Author). Walton, William, 1902-1983 (Added Author). Eder, Bruce. (Added Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Henry V. (Added Author). Rank Film Distributors. (Added Author). Criterion Collection (Firm) (Added Author). Classic Collection (Firm) (Added Author). Janus Films. (Added Author). Home Vision (Firm) (Added Author).

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Henry the Fifth
King Henry the Fifth

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