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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (231 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Ambrose Video, 1983.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Burke, Ron Cook, Peter Benson, Antony Brown
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Ambrose Video in 1983.
Summary, etc.:
This production is part of a famous series produced by BBC of all of William Shakespeare's plays. The resulting films, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilized the best theatrical and television directors and brought highly praised performances from leading contemporary actors. A huge success in its day, this historical play centers around the character of Richard of Gloucester, a self-proclaimed villain who usurps the crown. Through political marriages and military coups, this play portrays an intricate period in English history.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English
Subject: Literature.
Motion pictures.
Genre: Feature films.

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