Greatest classic films collection. Shakespeare
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
SummaryA midsummer night's dream: Cagney, de Havilland, Rooney and others play foolish mortals and immortals in this winner of 2 Academy Awards. Othello: A proud general brought low. Romeo and Juliet: A lavish retelling of the world's foremost romantic tale. Anthony and Cleopatra: A thoughtful and colorful adaptation of the fatal attraction that ensnares the worldly ROman soldier and the alluring Egyptian ruler.
ContentsA midsummer night's dream (1935)/ directed by Max Reinhardt and William Dieterle
Othello (1965) / directed by Stuart Burge
Romeo and Juliet (1936) / directed by George Cukor
Anthony and Cleopatra (1972) / adapted and directed by Charlton Heston.
|Series||Turner classic movies.|
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :Warner Bros.,2011
|Other Titles|| Midsummer night's dream (Motion picture : 1935)
Othello (Motion picture : 1965)
Romeo and Juliet (Motion picture : 1936)
Antony and Cleopatra (Motion picture : 1972)
Midsummer night's dream.
Romeo and Juliet.
Antony and Cleopatra.
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972.
Cukor, George, 1899-1983.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986.
De Havilland, Olivia.
Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989.
Smith, Maggie, 1934-
Redman, Joyce, 1915-2012.
Finlay, Frank, 1926-2016
Shearer, Norma, 1902-1983.
Howard, Leslie, 1893-1943.
Barrymore, John, 1882-1942.
Neil, Hildegarde, 1939-
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Midsummer night's dream.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Antony and Cleopatra.
A midsummer night's dream: James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Mickey Rooney; Othello: Laurence Olivier, Maggie Smith, Joyce Redman, Frank Finlay; Romeo and Juliet: Norma Shearer, Leslie Howard, John Barrymore; Anthony and Cleopatra: Charlton Heston, Hildegard Neil.
A midsummer night's dream (1935); directed by Max Reinhardty and William Dieterle.
Othello (1965) ; directed by Stuart Burge.
Romeo and Juliet (1936); directed by George Cukor.
Antony and Cleopatra (1972) ; adapted and directed by Charlton Heston.
With subtitles in English and French.
Title from container.
Based on plays by William Shakespeare.
Originally released as separate motion pictures, 1935-1972.
A midsummer night's dream and Romeo and Juliet are standard version. Othello and Anthony and Cleopatra are widescreen.
Special features: A midsummer night's dream: commentary by Scott MacQueen ; Olivia de Havilland screen test ; featurette "A dream comes true" ; "Presenting--" gallery of 6 trailers with cast members ; "Warner Bros. Studio Cafe" trailer ; musical short "Shake Mr. Shakespeare". Othello: featurette "Olivier talks about Othello" ; trailer. Romeo and Juliet: shorts "Master Will Shakespeare" and "Little Cheeser" ; trailer. Anthony and Cleopatra: featurette "The making of Anthony and Cleopatra with filmmaker Fraser C. Heston."
4 videodiscs (576 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.