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Macbeth [DVD]

A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head.

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Macbeth

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Macbeth

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Macbeth

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Macbeth

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Publish Date

1987

ISBN

076788163X


Format: DVD
Summary: A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head.
Title: Macbeth [DVD] / Columbia Pictures presents a Playboy Productions, a film by Roman Polanski ; producer, Andrew Braunsberg ; writers, Roman Polanski, Kenneth Tynan ; director, Roman Polanski.
Publisher Date: Burbank, Calif. : Columbia Tristar Home Video, [1987], c1971.
Subject: Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent. -- Drama. Gruoch, Queen, consort of Macbeth, King of Scotland -- Drama. Violent crimes -- Drama. Witches -- Drama.
Isbn: 076788163X
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 4
System Items Total: 5
Call Number: 791.43 Mac
Oclc: 49863217
Upc: 043396077805
Bib Id: 252724

Format: DVD
Summary: A classic tragedy about the lust for power and its ultimate bloody consequences. Macbeth is a Scottish war hero whose insane ambition unleashes a cycle of violence. Prompted by the supernatural prophecy of three witches, Macbeth is then goaded by his lady into slaying King Duncan in order to assume the throne. He plunges further into murder and moral decay to keep the unsteady crown on his head.
Title: Macbeth [DVD] / Columbia Pictures presents a Playboy Productions, a film by Roman Polanski ; producer, Andrew Braunsberg ; writers, Roman Polanski, Kenneth Tynan ; director, Roman Polanski.
Edition: Widescreen version (2.35:1).
Publisher, Date: Burbank, Calif. : Columbia Tristar Home Video, [1987], c1971.
Description: 1 videodisc (140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects: Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent. -- Drama.
Subjects: Gruoch, Queen, consort of Macbeth, King of Scotland -- Drama.
Subjects: Violent crimes -- Drama.
Subjects: Witches -- Drama.
Genre: Feature films
Other Author: Braunsberg, Andrew
Other Author: Polanski, Roman
Other Author: Tynan, Kenneth, 1927-1980
Other Author: Finch, Jon, 1941-2012
Other Author: Annis, Francesca, 1944-
Other Author: Selby, Nicholas.
Other Author: Shaw, Martin, 1945-
Other Author: Bayler, Terence
Other Author: Stride, John, 1936-
Other Author: Chase, Alden, 1902-1982
Other Author: Shelly, Paul, 1942-
Other Author: Taylor, Gilbert
Other Author: McIntyre, Alastair
Other Author: Mendleson, Anthony
Other Author: Shingleton, Wilfrid
Other Author: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Other Author: Third Ear Band
Other Author: Columbia Pictures Corporation
Other Author: Playboy Productions, Inc.
Other Author: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Notes: Based on the play "The tragedy of Macbeth" by William Shakespeare.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Notes: MPAA rating: R.
Notes: Special features: theatrical trailers.
Notes: Director of photography, Gil Taylor ; editor, Alastair McIntyre ; original music, Third Ear Band ; costume designer, Anthony Mendleson ; production designer, Wilfrid Shingleton.
Notes: Jon Finch, Francesca Annis, Nicholas Selby, Martin Shaw, Terence Bayler, John Stride, Stephen Chase, Paul Shelly.
Notes: DVD, 2.0 Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding.
Notes: English dialogue, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles.
ISBN: 076788163X
Publisher Number: 07780
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 4
Total Copies: 5
Call Number: 791.43 Mac
Medium: [DVD]