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Title Antony & Cleopatra [videorecording] / by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; a production by Jonathan Miller.

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


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library DVD    822.33 S1 ANT    Available
Description 1 videodisc (171 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Tragedy
Note DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format.
Credits Senior cameraman, Pat Atkinson ; music composed by Stephen Oliver ; videotape editor, Howard Dell.
Cast John Paul (Canidius), Jonathan Adams (Ventidius), Jane Lapotaire (Cleopatra), Colin Blakely (Antony), Darien Angadi (Alexas), Janet Key (Chairman), Howard Goorney (Soothsayer), Cassie McFarlane (Iras), Emrys James (Enobarbus), Kevin Huckstep (Messenger), Michael Anthony (Messenger), Mohammad Shamsi (Mardian), Ian Charleson (Octavius Caesar), Esmond Knight (Lepidus), Harry Waters (Thidias), David Neal (Proculeius), Anthony Pedley (Agrippa), Geoffrey Collins (Dolabella), Donald Sumpter (Pompeius), George Innes (Menas), Desmond Stokes (Menecrates), Lynn Farleigh (Octavia), David Kincaid (Cleopatra's Messenger), Simon Chandler (Eros), Pat Connell (Soldier), Christopher Ettridge (Scarus), George Howe (Euphronius), John Eastham (Servant), Iain Rattray (Soldier), Frederick Warder (Soldier), Michael Egan (Soldier), Alec Sabin (Dercetas), Jimmy Gardner (Clown).
Event Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1981.
Taped Mar. 5-10, 1980 at the BBC Television studios in London.
Summary A dramatization of Shakespeare's famous play which explores the calamitous consequences of an overwhelming passion by telling the story of Antony, the once-heralded leader who becomes stupified with passion and degenerates into a fool, and the multi-faceted Cleopatra.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive.
Subject Antonius, Marcus, 83?-30 B.C. -- Drama.
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C. -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television plays.
Television programs
Added Author Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Miller, Jonathan, 1934-
Paul, John.
Adams, Jonathan.
Lapotaire, Jane.
Blakely, Colin.
Angadi, Darien.
Key, Janet.
Goorney, Howard.
McFarlane, Cassie.
James, Emrys, 1930-1989.
Huckstep, Kevin.
Anthony, M. (Michael)
Shamsi, Mohammad.
Charleson, Ian.
Knight, Esmond, 1906-1987.
British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.
Time-Life Television.
Ambrose Video Publishing.
Note Title on container: Antony and Cleopatra
Added Title BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)
Music No. 030 Ambrose Video

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