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Elizabeth R [videorecording] / British Broadcasting Corporation and BBC Worldwide Ltd. ; producer, Roderick Graham ; writers, John Hale ... [et al.] ; directors, Claude Whatham ... [et al.].

Publication:
[England] : BBC Video ; [Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2001]
Format/Description:
Video
4 videodiscs (540 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Elizabeth I, Queen of England, 1533-1603.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth, 1558-1603 -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
System Details:
DVD.
Summary:
Dramatization of the life of Elizabeth, daughter of Henry VIII by Anne Boleyn. As a young woman, Elizabeth is faced with imprisonment and worse, but she prevails over vicious court intrigues and secures her claim to the throne. As Queen, she faces the continuing threat from Mary, Queen of Scots, an impending royal wedding that would unite England and France, and a palace insurrection involving a former court favorite.
Contents:
Disc 1. The lion's cub ; The marriage game (ca. 176 min.)
Disc 2. Shadow in the Sun ; Horrible conspiracies (ca. 178 min.)
Disc 3. The enterprise of England ; Sweet England's pride (ca. 169 min.)
Disc 4. Special features (ca. 95 min.)
Participant:
Glenda Jackson, Robin Ellis, Robert Hardy, Ronald Hines, Vivian Pickles, Michael Williams.
Notes:
Originally produced as a Masterpiece Theatre television production in 1971.
Special features: Glenda Jackson reads historical documents; exclusive star interview; historical commentary by David Starkey; portrait and document gallery.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Whatham, Claude. , Director
Graham, Roderick. , Producer
Hale, John, 1926- , Screenwriter
Jackson, Glenda. , Actor
Ellis, Robin. , Actor
Hardy, Robert, 1925-2017 , Actor
Hines, Ronald. , Actor
Pickles, Vivian. , Actor
Williams, Michael. , Actor
British Broadcasting Corporation. , Producer
BBC Worldwide Ltd. , Producer
BBC Video (Firm) , Distributor
Warner Home Video (Firm). , Distributor
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contains:
Lion's cub.
Marriage game.
Shadow in the sun.
Horrible conspiracies.
Enterprise of England.
Sweet England's pride.
ISBN:
0790761939
OCLC:
48113584
Publisher Number:
794051158826
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