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Chimes at midnight / producers, Ángel Escolano, Emiliano Piedra, Harry Saltzman ; written and directed by Orson Welles.

Welles, Orson, 1915-1985 screenwriter, director, actor. (Added Author). Baxter, Keith, 1933- actor. (Added Author). Moreau, Jeanne, 1928- actor. (Added Author). Gielgud, John, 1904-2000 actor. (Added Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Motion picture adaptation of (work): (Added Author). Holinshed, Raphael,-1580? Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande. Selections (Added Author).
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Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown ADVD CHIMES d.1-2 (Text) 79361000099193 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Rochester Library DVD DRAMA CHI (Text) 33187004125304 Digital Video Disc - R Checked out 10/29/2016
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Seymour Main Library DVD FIC CHIMES (Text) 37500004212128 New Items Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681431918
  • ISBN: 1681431912
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (116 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Blu-ray special edition
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1966.
Based in part on "Chronicles of England, Scotlande, and Irelande" by Raphael Holinshed and on several plays by William Shakespeare.
Features: audio commentary featuring film scholar James Naremore, author of The magic world of Orson Welles; new interview with actor Keith Baxter; new interview with director Orson Welles's daughter Beatrice Welles, who appeared in the film at age nine;new interview with actor and Welles biographer Simon Callow; new interview with film historian Joseph McBride, author of What ever happened to Orson Welles?; interview with Welles while at work editing the film, from a 1965 episode of the Merv Griffin show; trailer.
Participant or Performer Note: Orson Welles, Keith Baxter, Jeanne Moreau, John Gielgud, Margaret Rutherford.
Summary, etc.: Prince Hal must choose between loyalty to Sir John Falstaff or to his father, King Henry IV.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD mono, widescreen 1.66:1.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Henry IV, King of England, 1367-1413 > Drama.
Henry V, King of England, 1387-1422 > Drama.
Falstaff, John, Sir (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Shrewsbury, Battle of, Shrewsbury, England, 1403 > Drama.
Holinshed, Raphael, -1580? > Film adaptations.
Genre: Historical films.
War films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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