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Title Cymbeline [videorecording] / by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Elijah Moshinsky.

Imprint New York : Ambrose Video Publishing, [2000 or 2001]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    822.33 S5 CYM    Available
Description 1 videodisc (174 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Comedy
Note Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1982.
DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format.
Credits Senior cameraman, David Mutton ; music composed by Stephen Oliver ; videotape editor, Graham Taylor.
Cast Richard Johnson (Cymbeline), Hugh Thomas (Cornelius), Aimée Delamain (Gentlewoman), Claire Bloom (Queen), Helen Mirren (Imogen), Michael Pennington (Posthumus), John Kane (Pisanio), Nicholas Young (Lord), Paul Jesson (Cloten), Robert Lindsay (Iachimo), Geoffrey Lumsden (Philario), Patsy Smart (Helen), Allan Hendrick (Frenchman), Nigel Robson (Singer), Terence McGinity (British Captain), Graham Crowden (Caius Lucius), Michael Gough (Belarius), Geoffrey Burridge (Guiderius), David Creedon (Arviragus), Patricia Hayes (Soothsayer), Peter Aldwyn (British Captain), Ray Mort (Gaoler), Marius Goring (Sicilius Leonatus), Madge Ryan (Mother), Michael Hordern (Jupiter).
Event Taped July 29-Aug. 5, 1982 at the BBC Television studios in London.
Summary Tragicomedy involving Imogen, the daughter of Britain's King Cymbeline, whose evil stepmother wishes to have Imogen's husband, Posthumus, banished so that Imogen will be free to marry the queen's thick-witted son, Cloten. Trickery and deceit abound as Imogen, disguised as a boy in order to clear her name, is forced to flee the castle.
System Details DVD.
System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive.
Genre/Form Television plays.
Television adaptations
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Sutton, Shaun.
Moshinsky, Elijah.
Mirren, Helen.
Bloom, Claire, 1931-
Johnson, Richard, 1927-
Pennington, Michael, 1943-
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Cymbeline.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Time-Life Television.
Ambrose Video Publishing.
Added Title BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)

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