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Hamlet at Elsinore [videodisc] / a BBC Television, Danmarks Radio production ; producer, Peter Luke ; director, Philip Saville.

Saville, Philip. (Added Author). Plummer, Christopher, 1929- (Added Author). Caine, Michael. (Added Author). Shaw, Robert. (Added Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Hamlet. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0780670787
  • ISBN: 9780780670785
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 166 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [London] : BBC : c2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Disc label title.
Originally broadcast on telelvision in 1964.
Written by William Shakespeare.
Standard version.
Special features include: in conversation with Christopher Plummer featurette (2011).
Participant or Performer Note:
Christopher Plummer, Michael Caine, Robert Shaw, Donald Sutherland.
Summary, etc.:
The historic production of Hamlet filmed on location at Elsinore, Denmark, the actual location where the play is set, and the only production of Shakespeare's masterpiece ever filmed there. This truly unique and thrilling production has not been seen in North America since its original premiere in 1964 on NET, the precursor to PBS.
Target Audience Note:
CHV rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, mono.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For home use only.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
LSC 24.98
Language Note:
SDH (Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearding)
Subject: Hamlet (Legendary character) > Drama.
Kings and rulers > Succession > Drama.
Murder victims' families > Drama.
Fathers > Death > Drama.
Princes > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.
Denmark > Drama.
Genre: Televised plays.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.


0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Victoria 822.3 Ham 38080005435951 Adult DVD Available -

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