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Androcles and the Lion [DVD]

A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act.

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Publish Date

2010

ISBN

9781604652505


Format: DVD
Summary: A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act.
Title: Androcles and the lion [DVD] / an RKO Radio picture ; Gabriel Pascal presents ; produced by Gabriel Pascal ; screen adaptation by Chester Erskine and Ken Englund ; directed by Chester Erskine.
Publisher Date: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]
Subject: Colosseum (Rome, Italy) -- Drama. Slaves -- Rome -- Drama. Lion -- Rome -- Drama. Human-animal relationships -- Rome -- Drama. Animal welfare -- Rome -- Drama.
Isbn: 9781604652505 (set) 1604652500 (set) 9781604652536 1604652535
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 791.43 And
Oclc: 503581917
Upc: 715515055215
Bib Id: 342085

Format: DVD
Summary: A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act.
Title: Androcles and the lion [DVD] / an RKO Radio picture ; Gabriel Pascal presents ; produced by Gabriel Pascal ; screen adaptation by Chester Erskine and Ken Englund ; directed by Chester Erskine.
Publisher, Date: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series: Eclipse, series 20, George Bernard Shaw on film
Series: Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 20, George Bernard Shaw on film
Subjects: Colosseum (Rome, Italy) -- Drama.
Subjects: Slaves -- Rome -- Drama.
Subjects: Lion -- Rome -- Drama.
Subjects: Human-animal relationships -- Rome -- Drama.
Subjects: Animal welfare -- Rome -- Drama.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired
Genre: Religious films
Genre: Feature films
Other Author: Pascal, Gabriel, 1894-1954
Other Author: Erskine, Chester, 1905-1986
Other Author: Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950
Other Author: Englund, Ken
Other Author: Simmons, Jean, 1929-2010
Other Author: Mature, Victor
Other Author: Newton, Robert, 1905-1956
Other Author: Evans, Maurice, 1901-1989
Other Author: Young, Alan, 1919-
Other Author: Lanchester, Elsa, 1902-1986
Other Author: Gardiner, Reginald, 1903-1980
Other Author: Lockhart, Gene, 1891-1957
Other Author: Willman, Noel, 1918-
Other Author: Hollaender, Friedrich
Other Author: RKO Radio Pictures
Other Author: Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Title: Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion [DVD]
Notes: Based on the play by Bernard Shaw.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Notes: Issued in slipcase with "Major Barbara" and "Caesar and Cleopatra."
Notes: Cinematography, Harry Stradling ; editor, Roland Gross ; music, Frederick Hollander.
Notes: Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Robert Newton, Maurice Evans, Alan Young, Elsa Lanchester, Reginald Gardiner, Gene Lockhart, Noel Willman.
Notes: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Notes: English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
ISBN: 9781604652505 (set)
ISBN: 1604652500 (set)
ISBN: 9781604652536
ISBN: 1604652535
Publisher Number: ECL089
Publisher Number: ECL092
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 2
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: 791.43 And