Greatest classic films collection. Shakespeare

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2011
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A 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.
A 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.

Additional Information
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.
Literary romance
Contributors Reinhardt, Max, 1873-1943.
Dieterle, William, 1893-1972.
Burge, Stuart.
Cukor, George, 1899-1983.
Heston, Charlton.
Cagney, James, 1899-1986.
De Havilland, Olivia.
Rooney, Mickey.
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.
Participants/Performers 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.
Other Contributors 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.
Language English
With subtitles in English and French.
Notes 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."
System Details DVD.
Description 4 videodiscs (576 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0780670094
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