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The Orson Welles collection.

Welles, Orson, 1915-1985 (Added Author). Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973 (Added Author). Young, Loretta, 1913-2000 (Added Author). Merivale, Philip, 1886-1946 (Added Author). Long, Richard, 1927-1974 (Added Author). Shayne, Konstantin. (Added Author). Keith, Byron. (Added Author). House, Billy, 1890-1961 (Added Author). Wentworth, Martha, 1889-1974 (Added Author). Parry, Natasha. (Added Author). Moss, Arnold, 1910-1989 (Added Author). Fletcher, Bramwell. (Added Author). Stewart, David J., 1915-1966 (Added Author). Phillips, Margaret, 1923-1984 (Added Author). Straight, Beatrice. (Added Author). Badel, Alan. (Added Author). Pajer, Ivica, 1934- (Added Author). Perkins, Anthony, 1932-1992 (Added Author). Tamiroff, Akim, 1899-1972 (Added Author). Veiller, Anthony, 1903-1965 (Added Author). Trivas, Victor, 1896-1896?-1970. (Added Author). Dunning, Decla. (Added Author). Spiegel, Sam. (Added Author). Brook, Peter, 1925- (Added Author). Rickey, Fred. (Added Author). McCullough, Andrew. (Added Author). Pottier, Richard, 1906-1994 (Added Author). Baldi, Ferdinando. (Added Author). Salkind, Alexander, 1922-1997 (Added Author). Salkind, Miguel. (Added Author). Passport Video. (Added Author). The stranger: Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Orson Welles, Philip Merivale, Richard Long, Konstantin Shayne, Byron Keith, Billy House, Martha Wentworth. (Cast). King Lear: Orson Welles, Natasha Parry, Arnold Moss, Bramwell Fletcher, David J. Stewart, Margaret Phillips, Beatrice Straight, Alan Badel, Micheal MacLiammoir, Frederic Worlock, Scott Forbes, Wesley Addy, Fred Sadoff, Lloyd Bochner, Chris Gampel, Le Roi Operti. (Cast). David and Goliath: Orson Welles, Ivo Payer, Edward Hilton, Massimo Serato, Leonore Rossi Drago, Giulia Rubini, Pierre Cressoy, Furio Meniconi, Kronos, Dante Maggio, Luigi Tosi, Umberto Fiz, Ugo Sasso. (Cast). The trial: Anthony Perkins, Orson Welles, Akim Tamiroff. (Cast).
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Passport DVD collection.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD ORSON (Text) 31208912318922 audiovisual In transit -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 5 videodiscs (420 min.) : sound, black and white and color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [California] : Passport Video, [2006]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Stranger / RKO Radio Picture ; an Independent Releasing Corp. production ; International Pictures, Inc. ; screen play by Anthony Veiller ; adaptation by Victor Trivas and Decla Dunning ; produced by S.P. Eagle ; direction, Orson Welles (1946) (95 min.) -- Disc 2. King Lear / Peter Brook's production of King Lear ; producer, Fred Rickey ; staged by Peter Brook ; director, Andrew McCullough (1953) (76 min.) -- Disc 3. David and Goliath / Beaver-Champion Attractions, Inc. ; screenplay freely adapted from the Bible by Umberto Scarpelli, Gino Mangini, Ambrogio Molteni, Emimmo Salvi ; an Ansa Production ; executive producer, Emimmo Salvi ; directed, Richard Pottier, Ferdinando Baldi (1960) (95 min.) -- Disc 4. Trial / [presented by] Alexander Salkind ; a co-production with Paris-Europa Productions, Hisa-Films, Fi. C. It ; executive producer, Michael Salkind ; [written and directed by Orson Welles] (1962) (94 min.) -- Disc 5. Yhe Herb Shriner Show (1956) ; Hollywood remembers Orson Welles (1998) ; Hollywood Couples : Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth (2000) (75 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
The stranger: director of photography, Russell Metty ; production design, Perry Ferguson ; film editor, Ernest Nims ; music, Bronislaw Kaper.
King Lear: music composed and conducted by Virgil Thomson ; production designer, Henry May ; set decorator, Gene Callahan.
David and Goliath: original music composed by Carlo Innocenzi ; conducted by Giuseppe Savagnone ; director of photography, Carlo Fiore ; choreography, Carla Ranalli ; costumes designed by Ditta Peruzzi ; art director, Oscar D'Amico ; film editor, Franco Fraticelli.
The trial: music, Jean Ledrut, Tomaso Albinoni ; editions, Chappell-Paris ; art direction, Jean Mandaroux ; film editing, Fritz H. Mueller ; director of photography, Edmond Richard ; camera operation, Adolphe Charlet.
Participant or Performer Note:
The stranger: Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Orson Welles, Philip Merivale, Richard Long, Konstantin Shayne, Byron Keith, Billy House, Martha Wentworth.
King Lear: Orson Welles, Natasha Parry, Arnold Moss, Bramwell Fletcher, David J. Stewart, Margaret Phillips, Beatrice Straight, Alan Badel, Micheal MacLiammoir, Frederic Worlock, Scott Forbes, Wesley Addy, Fred Sadoff, Lloyd Bochner, Chris Gampel, Le Roi Operti.
David and Goliath: Orson Welles, Ivo Payer, Edward Hilton, Massimo Serato, Leonore Rossi Drago, Giulia Rubini, Pierre Cressoy, Furio Meniconi, Kronos, Dante Maggio, Luigi Tosi, Umberto Fiz, Ugo Sasso.
The trial: Anthony Perkins, Orson Welles, Akim Tamiroff.
Summary, etc.:
The stranger: A thriller about an escaped Nazi war criminal hiding out in a small Connecticut town. King Lear: Performed live in front of television cameras, tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters. David and Goliath: Biblical epoch produced in Italy about David fighting the giant Goliath. The trial: Franz Kafka's political thriller about Joseph K., who awakens to find he is suddenly and inexplicably on trial for an unspecified crime. Herb Shriner show: Features Welles in lively conversation as well as reciting some Carl Sandburg poetry. Hollywood remembers Orson Welles: A look at the public and private life of this genius of the cinema. Hollywood couples : Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth: A look at one of the least likely and most compelling couples ever to light up Hollywood. This documentary examines the private lives of this curious couple.
System Details Note:
DVD; all regions; full screen (4:3) presentation; Dolby Digital; NTSC.
Subject: Nazis > Drama.
Lear, King of England (Legendary character)
David, King of Israel > Drama.
Goliath (Biblical giant) > Drama.
Social systems > Drama.
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985.
Hayworth, Rita, 1918-1987.
Genre: Feature films.
Feature films.

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