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Uniform Title Excalibur (Motion picture)
Title Excalibur [videorecording] / directed and produced by John Boorman ; screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1999]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    EXC    DUE 06-12-15 Billed
 PAS Central Library DVD    EXC    Coming Soon
Description 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Adapted from Malory's Le morte d'Arthur by Rospo Pallenberg.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Special features: feature-length audio commentary by director John Boorman ; production notes ; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; editor, John Merritt ; music, Trevor Jones.
Cast Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren, Nicholas Clay, Cherie Lunghi, Paul Geoffrey, Nicol Williamson, Robert Addie, Gabriel Byrne, Keith Buckley, Katrine Boorman, Liam Neeson, Corin Redgrave, Niall O'Brien, Patrick Stewart, Clive Swift, Ciarin Hinds, Liam O'Callaghan, Michael Muldoon, Charley Boorman, Mannix Flynn, Garrell Keogh, Emmel Bergin, Barbara Byrne, Brid Brennan, Kay McLaren, Eamonn Kelly.
Summary The classic saga of King Arthur and those around him in the Court-- the knights, his Queen, and the wizard Merlin. Focuses on the rise of Christian civilization out of the Dark Ages.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround 5.1, mono. (French).
Language English or dubbed French, optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Arthurian romances -- Drama.
Knights and knighthood -- Drama.
Europe -- History -- 392-814 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Fantasy films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Boorman, John, 1933- Screenwriter. Director. Producer.
Pallenberg, Rospo. Adapter. Screenwriter.
Pratt, Anthony, 1937-
Terry, Nigel. Actor.
Mirren, Helen. Actor.
Clay, Nicholas. Actor.
Lunghi, Cherie, 1952- Actor.
Geoffrey, Paul. Actor.
Williamson, Nicol. Actor.
Addie, Robert, 1960-2003. Actor.
Byrne, Gabriel, 1950- Actor.
Buckley, Keith, 1941- Actor.
Boorman, Katrine, 1958- Actor.
Neeson, Liam. Actor.
Redgrave, Corin. Actor.
O'Brien, Niall, 1946-2009. Actor.
Stewart, Patrick, 1940- Actor.
Swift, Clive. Actor.
Malory, Thomas, Sir, active 15th century. Morte d'Arthur.
Orion Pictures.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790732998
9780790732992
Standard No. 085392201822
Music No. 22018 Warner Home Video

 
    
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