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Macbeth / Columbia Pictures presents a Playboy Productions, a film by Roman Polanski ; producer, Andrew Braunsberg ; writers, Roman Polanski, Kenneth Tynan ; director, Roman Polanski.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F MAC (Text) 34330513055997 AV - Movie Collection Available -
Parke Co PL - Rockville VIDEO MAC (Text) 77612000016422 DVD's Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD MAC (Text) 31951003008007 Main Floor - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 076788163X
  • ISBN: 9780767881630
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version (2.35:1).
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Columbia Tristar Home Video, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the play "The tragedy of Macbeth" by William Shakespeare.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Special features: theatrical trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Gil Taylor ; editor, Alastair McIntyre ; original music, Third Ear Band ; costume designer, Anthony Mendleson ; production designer, Wilfrid Shingleton.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jon Finch, Francesca Annis, Nicholas Selby, Martin Shaw, Terence Bayler, John Stride, Stephen Chase, Paul Shelly.
Summary, etc.:
A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding.
Language Note:
English dialogue, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Film adaptations.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Television adaptations.
Macbeth, King of Scotland, active 11th century > Drama.
Gruoch, Queen, consort of Macbeth, King of Scotland > Drama.
Violent crimes > Drama.
Witches > Drama.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Adaptations cinématographiques et télévisées.
Macbeth, roi d'Écosse, 11e s. > Films.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Macbeth.
Genre: Feature films.
Feature films Great Britain.
Feature films United States.
Suspense films.
Film adaptations.

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