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The dresser / Starz Originals presents ; Playground and Sonia Friedman Productions for BBC and Starz ; in association with Altus Productions and Prescience ; produced by Suzan Harrison ; adapted for television and directed by Richard Eyre.

Harrison, Suzan, (film producer.). Eyre, Richard, 1943- (adapter,, film director.). Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- (actor.). McKellen, Ian, (actor.). Lancashire, Sarah, 1964- (actor.). Watson, Emily, 1967- (actor.). Kirby, Vanessa, (actor.). Fox, Edward, 1937- (actor.). Brooke, Tom, 1978- (actor.). Harwood, Ronald, 1934- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Dresser. (Added Author). Starz Originals (Firm), (presenter,, production company.). Playground Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Sonia Friedman Productions, (production company.). British Broadcasting Corporation, (production company.). Altus Productions, (production company.). Prescience (Firm), (production company.). Starz Media, (publisher.). Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc., (publisher.). Anthony Hopkins, Ian McKellen, Sarah Lancashire, Emily Watson, Vanessa Kirby, Edward Fox, Tom Brooke. (Cast).
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Englewood, Colorado] : Starz Media, LLC, [2016]
  • Distributor: Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, LLC

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Anamorphic widescreen.
Based on the play by Ronald Harwood.
Originally broadcast on television in 2015.
Special features: From stage to screen; Master & assistant.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Richard Eyre.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anthony Hopkins, Ian McKellen, Sarah Lancashire, Emily Watson, Vanessa Kirby, Edward Fox, Tom Brooke.
Summary, etc.:
One fateful night in a small English regional theatre during World War II, a troupe of touring actors stage a production of Shakespeare's "King Lear." Bombs are falling, sirens are wailing, the curtain is up in an hour but the actor/manager "Sir" who is playing Lear is nowhere to be seen. His dresser "Norman" must scramble to keep the production alive but will Sir turn up in time? And if he does, will he be able to perform that night?
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TV-14.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Actors > England > London > Drama.
Theatrical companies > England > London > Drama.
Friendship > England > London > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > England > London > Drama.
London (England) > History > Bombardment, 1940-1945 > Drama.
Genre: Made-for-TV movies.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Fiction films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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