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

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 (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).
  • 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,

Available copies

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Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College 3rd Floor Hallway DVD DVD PN 1997 .H35 1999 (Text to phone) Available -

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.
Subject: Henry V, King of England, 1387-1422 > Drama.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Film and video adaptations.
Agincourt, Battle of, Agincourt, France, 1415 > Drama.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Feature films.
Historical films.
Historical > Feature.
Historical films.

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Henry the Fifth
King Henry the Fifth