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Uniform Title Henry V (Motion picture : 1944)
Title Henry V [videorecording] / Rank Film Distributors ; produced and directed by Laurence Olivier.

Imprint Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection, [1999]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    HEN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 41
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 41.
Note Originally released as motion picture in 1944.
"The Classic Collection, a joint venture between Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema"--Container.
Special features: Audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder; theatrical trailer; Shakespearean royalty : a chronology of England's rulers; stills galleries : the Book of hours and production photos.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; editor, Reginald Beck ; music, William Walton.
Cast Laurence Olivier, Robert Newton, Leslie Banks, Renee Asherson, Felix Aylmer, Esmond Knight, Leo Genn.
Summary Adaptation of Shakespeare's patriotic historical drama that celebrates the English nation and the greatness of its King. Includes medieval battle sequences with a recreation of the Battle of Agincourt.
System Details DVD, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Henry V, King of England, 1387-1422 -- Drama
Agincourt, Battle of, Agincourt, France, 1415 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Brishish.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989
Newton, Robert, 1905-1956
Banks, Leslie, 1890-1952.
Asherson, Renee, 1915-2014-
Aylmer, Felix, 1889-1979
Knight, Esmond, 1906-1987
Genn, Leo, 1905-1978
Walton, William, 1902-1983
Eder, Bruce
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Henry V
Rank Film Distributors
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Classic Collection (Firm)
Janus Films
Home Vision (Firm)
Added Title Henry the Fifth
King Henry the Fifth
ISBN 0780021320
Standard No. 037429128527
Music No. HEN030 Criterion Collection

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