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Richard III (1995)
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Call no.:
DVD 011 237
Title:
Richard III
Originally produced:
1995
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Anachronistic recasting of the Shakespeare tragedy. In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new king sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself.
Credits:
United Artists Pictures ; with the participation of British Screen ; a Bayly/Paré production developed in association with First Look Pictures ; Director, Richard Loncraine ; producers, Lisa Katselas Paré & Stephen Bayly.
Edition:
Widescreen and standard screen.
Publication:
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2000.
Languages:
English (5.1 surround) or French (mono), with optional French or Spanish subtitles.
Details:
1 DVD (104 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
United Kingdom
Studio(s):
United Artists Corporation
British Screen
First Look Pictures
Director(s):
Loncraine, Richard
Producer(s):
Paré, Lisa Katselas
Bayly, Stephen
Cast:
Ian McKellen, Annette Bening, Jim Broadbent, Robert Downey, Jr.
Production:
Director of photography, Peter Bisiou; screenplay, Ian McKellen & Richard Loncraine; based on a stage production by Richard Eyre; music, Trevor Jones.
Notes:
Based on the play King Richard III by William Shakespeare.
Subjects:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Film adaptations.
Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 Drama.
Motion pictures, British.
Genre:
Feature films.
Motion pictures, British.
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Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Motion pictures, British
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: French
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Title: Richard III
Director: Loncraine, Richard
Actor: Bening, Annette
Actor: Broadbent, Jim
Actor: Downey, Robert
Actor: McKellen, Ian
Musical score composer: Jones, Trevor
Production studio: British Screen
Production studio: First Look Pictures
Production studio: United Artists Corporation
Country of production: United Kingdom
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action