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The tempest (2010)
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Call no.:
DVD 021 038
Title:
The tempest
Originally produced:
2010
Format:
DVD
Summary:
"This modern retelling of William Shakespeare's final masterpiece is an exciting, mystical, and magical fantasy ... Exiled to a magical island, the sorceress Prospera ... conjures up a storm that shipwrecks her enemies, and then unleashes her powers for revenge"--Container.
Credits:
Touchstone Pictures and Miramax Films present a Miranda Films, Talkstory Productions, Artemis Films production; in association with Mumbai Mantra Media Limited ; in association with Prologue Films ; directed by Julie Taymor ; screenplay by Julie Taymor ; produced by Julie Taymor, Robert Chartoff, Lynn Hendee ; produced by Julia Taylor-Stanley, Jason K. Lau.
Edition:
Widescreen.
Publication:
[Burbank, Calif.] : Touchstone Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2011.
Languages:
English and dubbed Spanish soundtracks with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 110 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Miranda Films
Talkstory Productions
Artemis Films
Touchstone Pictures
Miramax Films
Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
Director(s):
Taymor, Julie
Screenwriter(s):
Taymor, Julie
Producer(s):
Taymor, Julie
Chartoff, Robert
Hendee, Lynn
Taylor-Stanley, Julia
Lau, Jason K
Cast:
Helen Mirren, Russell Brand, Reeve Carney, Tom Conti, Chris Cooper, Alan Cumming, Djimon Hounsou, Felicity Jones, Alfred Molina, David Strathairn, Ben Whishaw.
Production:
Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; production designer, Mark Friedberg ; editor, Franc╠žoise Bonnot ; music, Elliot Goldenthal.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
1.85:1 aspect ratio,enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
Adapted from the play by William Shakespeare.
Subjects:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Film adaptations.
Fathers and daughters Drama.
Political refugees Drama.
Shipwreck victims Drama.
Magicians Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Romance films.
Fantasy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Fantasy films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Romance films
Year: 2010s
Spoken language: English
Spoken language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Tempest
Director: Taymor, Julie
Actor: Brand, Russell
Actor: Carney, Reeve
Actor: Conti, Tom
Actor: Cooper, Chris
Musical score composer: Dryburgh, Stuart
Production studio: Artemis Films
Production studio: Miramax Films
Production studio: Miranda Films
Production studio: Talkstory Productions
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: Yes