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King Lear [electronic resource].

Blessed, Brian. (film director,, actor.). Tovell, Vanessa. (film producer.). McTavish, Graham. (actor.). Peak, Phillippa. (actor). Neil, Hildegarde, 1939- (actor.). Riddington, Jason, 1968- (actor.). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Motion picture adaptation of (work): King Lear. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Brian Blessed, Graham McTavish, Phillippa Peak, Hidegard Neil, Jason Riddington. (Cast).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 190 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : DMR, 1999.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Brian Blessed.
Participant or Performer Note:
Brian Blessed, Graham McTavish, Phillippa Peak, Hidegard Neil, Jason Riddington.
Summary, etc.:
An old king faces a kingdom divided in this William Shakespeare adaptation. Seeing to pass his throne to his three daughters, King Lear finds rejection and betrayal, as Cordelia rejects him, while Goneril and Regan plot a twisted scheme to seize power - their way.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear > Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Kings and rulers > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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