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Title Elektra [videorecording] / o Michadēs Kakogiannēs paroysiazei.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., [2002]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Gr ELE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 53 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series World films
World films (MGM Home Entertainment Inc.)
Note DVD release of the 1962 motion picture.
Based on the play by Euripides.
Special feature: original theatrical trailer.
Credits Screenplay, Michael Cacoyannis ; music, Mikis Theodorakis ; director of photography, Walter Lassally.
Cast Eirēnē Papa, Giannēs Phertēs, Aleka Katselē, Theanō Iōannidou, Notēs Pergialēs.
Summary "Desolation and despair reign supreme in the kingdom of Mycenae. The great Agamemnon has been brutally murdered; his son Orestes has fled to an unknown land; and his daughter Electra has been imprisoned within the very walls of the castle she once loved so well. All hope seems lost-- until the sacred oracle speaks and replaces Electra's broken spirit with an unquenchable desire for justice and bloody vengeance!"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Greek, dubbed English or dubbed French dialogue, optional subtitles in English, Spanish and French ; closed-captioned.
Subject Electra (Greek mythological figure) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Greek drama (Tragedy)
Motion pictures, Greek.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cacoyannis, Michael. Director. Producer. Screenwriter.
Papas, Irene. Actor.
Phertēs, Giannēs. Actor.
Katselli, Aleka. Actor.
Ioannidou, Theano. Actor.
Peryalis, Notis. Actor.
Euripides. Electra.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc. Publisher.
Note Title on container: Electra
ISBN 0792852036
Standard No. 027616867865
Music No. 1002585 MGM Home Entertainment

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