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The Resource Faerie tale theatre, a presentation of Gaylord Production Company ; a Platypus/Lion's Gate production ; executive producer, Shelley Duvall ; Mercury Pictures, Inc, (videorecording)

Faerie tale theatre, a presentation of Gaylord Production Company ; a Platypus/Lion's Gate production ; executive producer, Shelley Duvall ; Mercury Pictures, Inc, (videorecording)

Label
Faerie tale theatre
Title
Faerie tale theatre
Statement of responsibility
a presentation of Gaylord Production Company ; a Platypus/Lion's Gate production ; executive producer, Shelley Duvall ; Mercury Pictures, Inc
Title variation
Shelley Duvall's Faerie tale theatre
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Host
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This award-winning series brings to life 26 of the most magical classic fairy tales of all time, now digitally remastered
Awards note
Winner: George Foster Peabody Broadcasting Award.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Jonathan Taplin, Shelley Duvall, Bridget Terry, Frederic S. Fuchs ; production designer, Jefferson Eliot, Michael Erler ; costume designer, J. Allen Highfill, John Hay, Terence Tam Soon, Sam Kirkpatrick ; music director, Van Dyke Parks ; music by Lennie Niehaus, Stephen Barber, Frank Serafine, Robert Folk, Peter Davison, Rob Meurer, James Horner, Jimmy Webb, Tom Scott. David Newman, Michael Convertino, Carmine Coppola
Dewey number
791.45/72
LC call number
PN1992.77
LC item number
.S56 2008
PerformerNote
  • Host, Shelley Duvall ; Tale of the frog prince: Robin Williams, Teri Garr, Rene Auberjonois ; narrated by Eric Idle . Rumplestiltskin: Ned Beatty, Shelley Duvall, Herve Villechaize, Bud Cort. Rapunzel: Jeff Bridges, Shelley Duvall, Gena Rowlands ; narrated by Roddy McDowall. The Nightingale: Mick Jagger, Bud Cort, Barbara Hershey, Edward James Olmos, Mako. Sleeping Beauty: Beverly D'Angelo, Bernadette Peters, Christopher Reeve, Rene Auberjonois, George Dzundza, Carol Kane, Sally Kellerman, Richard Libertini, Ron Rifkin. Jack and the beanstalk: Dennis Christopher, Elliott Gould, Jean Stapleton, Mark Blankfield, Katherine Helmond. Little Red Riding Hood: Malcolm McDowell, Mary Steenburgen, Frances Bay, Diane Ladd, Darrell Larson, John Vernon. Hansel and Gretel: Ricky Schroder, Joan Collins, Paul Dooley, Bridgette Andersen
  • Goldilocks and the three bears: Tatum O'Neal, Hoyt Axton, Alex Karras, Brandis Kemp, Carole King, John Lithgow, Donovan Scott. Princess and the pea: Tom Conti, Liza Minnelli, Beatrice Straight, Pat McCormick, Tim Kazurinsky, Nancy Allen, Charlie Dell, Diane Stilwell. Pinocchio: James Coburn, Carl Reiner, Paul Reubens, James Belushi, Lainie Kazan, Michael Richards, Vincent Schiavelli, Avery Schreiber, Vito Scotti. Thumbelina: Carrie Fisher, William Katt, Burgess Meredith ; narrated by David Hemmings. Snow White and the seven dwarves: Elizabeth McGovern, Vanessa Redgrave, Rex Smith, Michael Preston, Vincent Price. Beauty and the beast: Klaus Kinski, Susan Sarandon, Stephen Elliott, Angelica Huston, Nancy Lenehan, Stanley Wilson. The boy who left home: Dana Hill, Christopher Lee, Peter MacNicol, David Warner, Jeff Corey, Jack Riley, Gary Springer, Frank Zappa ; narrated by Vincent Price. Three little pigs: Billy Crystal, Jeff Goldblum, Valerie Perrine, Stephen Furst, Larry Hankin, Doris Roberts, Fred Willard
  • Snow queen: Melissa Gilbert, Lance Kerwin, Lee Remick, Lauren Hutton, Mary Jackson, Linda Manz, Bobby Porter ; narrated by Shelley Duvall. Pied piper: Eric Idle, Tony Van Bridge, Keram Malicki-Sanchez, Peter Blais, Peter Boretski, James Edmond, Tom Harvey, Kenneth Wickes, Chris Wiggins. Cinderella: Jennifer Beals, Matthew Broderick, Jean Stapleton, Eve Arden, James Noble, Tim Thomerson, Jane Alden, Edie McClurg ; narrated by Joseph Maher. Puss in boots: Gregory Hines, Ben Vereen, George Kirby, Brock Peters, Alfre Woodard, Fuddle Bagley, Tony Cox, Daniel Frishman, Stan Haze, Darrow Igus, DavidMcCharen, Milton Murrill, Peter Risch, John Schuck. Emperor's new clothes: Alan Arkin, Art Carney, Dick Shawn, Georgia Brown, Barrie Ingham, Taylor Negron, Clive Revill ; narrated by Timothy Dalton. Aladdin: Valerie Bertinelli, Robert Carradine, James Earl Jones, Leonard Nimoy, Rae Allen, Joseph Maher, Ray Sharkey. Princess who never laughed: Ellen Barkin, Howard Hesseman, Howie Mandel, Barrie Ingham, Mary Moronov ; narrated by William Daniels. Rip Van Winkle: Harry Dean Stanton, Ed Begley, Jr., Mark Blankfield, Hunter Carson, Tim Conway, Roy Dotrice, Albert Hague, Christopher Penn, John P. Ryan, Glenn Withrow, Talia Shire
  • Little Mermaid: Pam Dawber, Helen Mirren, Treat Williams, Karen Black, Brian Dennehy, Donna McKechnie, Laraine Newman. Dancing princesses: Lesley Ann Warren, Peter Weller, Roy Dotrice, Starr Andreeff, Laura Harrington, Sachi Parker, Viveca Parker, Lora Staley, Murphy Dunne, Max Wright, Ian Abercrombie, Zelda Rubinstein
Runtime
0
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Faerie tale theatre, a presentation of Gaylord Production Company ; a Platypus/Lion's Gate production ; executive producer, Shelley Duvall ; Mercury Pictures, Inc, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 26 episodes of the award-winning television series Faerie tale theatre originally produced by Platypus Productions and Gaylord Productions from 1982-1985
  • Special features: Disc 7. Vintage presentation reel; B-roll promo footage
Accompanying material
1 collector's storybook (112 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • teleplay by J. David Wyles ; directed by Gilbert Cates
  • (c1982)
  • The Nightingale
  • teleplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; directed by Ivan Passer
  • (c1983)
  • (198 min.)
  • Disc 1:
  • The tale of the frog prince
  • teleplay and directed by Eric Idle
  • (c1983)
  • Rumplestiltskin
  • teleplay by Gerald Ayres ; directed by Emile Ardolino
  • (c1982)
  • Rapunzel
  • teleplay by J. David Wyles and Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Graeme Clifford
  • (1983)
  • Hansel and Gretel
  • teleplay by Patricia Resnick ; directed by James Frawley
  • (c1982)
  • (214 min.)
  • Disc 2:
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • teleplay by Jeffrey Fiskin ; directed by Jeremy Kagan
  • (c1983)
  • Jack and the beanstalk
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Lamont Johnson
  • (c1982)
  • Little Red Riding Hood
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Peter Medak
  • (c1983)
  • Thumbelina
  • teleplay by Maryedith Burrell ; directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg
  • (1983)
  • (199 min.)
  • Disc 3:
  • Goldilocks and the three bears
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Gilbert Cates
  • (c1983)
  • Princess and the pea
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Tony Bill
  • (c1983)
  • Pinocchio
  • teleplay by Bruce Franklin Singer ; directed by Graeme Clifford
  • (c1983)--
  • The three little pigs
  • teleplay by Mark Curiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Howard Storm
  • (c1983)
  • (208 min.)
  • Disc 4:
  • Snow White and the seven dwarfs
  • teleplay by Robert C. Jones ; directed by Peter Medak
  • (1983)
  • Beauty and the beast
  • teleplay by Robert C. Jones ; directed by Roger Vadim
  • (c1983)
  • The boy who left home to find out about the shivers
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Mark Cullingham
  • (c1984)
  • Puss in boots
  • teleplay by Jules Feiffer ; directed by Robert Iscove
  • (c1984)
  • (205 min.)
  • Disc 5:
  • The Snow Queen
  • teleplay by Maryedith Burrell ; directed by Peter Medák
  • (c1983)
  • The pied piper of Hamelin
  • teleplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Nicholas Meyer
  • (c1984)
  • Cinderella
  • teleplay by David Felton ; directed by Mark Cullingham
  • (c1984)
  • Rip Van Winkle
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Francis Ford Coppola
  • (c1985)
  • (202 min.)
  • Disc 6:
  • The emperor's new clothes
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Peter Medák
  • (c1984)
  • Aladdin & his wonderful lamp
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Tim Burton
  • (c1984)
  • The princess who had never laughed
  • (161 min.)
  • Disc 7:
  • The little mermaid
  • teleplay by Anne Beatts ; directed by Robert Iscove
  • (c1985)
  • The dancing princesses
  • teleplay by Maryedith Burrell ; directed by Peter Medák
  • (c1984)
  • Faerie tale theatre's greatest moments
Control code
ocn244206639
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
7 videodiscs (1387 min.)
Isbn
9781417230631
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952654490
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244206639
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation ; 5.1 Surround sound and 2.0 Dolby digital, digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Faerie tale theatre, a presentation of Gaylord Production Company ; a Platypus/Lion's Gate production ; executive producer, Shelley Duvall ; Mercury Pictures, Inc, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • 26 episodes of the award-winning television series Faerie tale theatre originally produced by Platypus Productions and Gaylord Productions from 1982-1985
  • Special features: Disc 7. Vintage presentation reel; B-roll promo footage
Accompanying material
1 collector's storybook (112 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
  • teleplay by J. David Wyles ; directed by Gilbert Cates
  • (c1982)
  • The Nightingale
  • teleplay by Joan Micklin Silver ; directed by Ivan Passer
  • (c1983)
  • (198 min.)
  • Disc 1:
  • The tale of the frog prince
  • teleplay and directed by Eric Idle
  • (c1983)
  • Rumplestiltskin
  • teleplay by Gerald Ayres ; directed by Emile Ardolino
  • (c1982)
  • Rapunzel
  • teleplay by J. David Wyles and Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Graeme Clifford
  • (1983)
  • Hansel and Gretel
  • teleplay by Patricia Resnick ; directed by James Frawley
  • (c1982)
  • (214 min.)
  • Disc 2:
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • teleplay by Jeffrey Fiskin ; directed by Jeremy Kagan
  • (c1983)
  • Jack and the beanstalk
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Lamont Johnson
  • (c1982)
  • Little Red Riding Hood
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Peter Medak
  • (c1983)
  • Thumbelina
  • teleplay by Maryedith Burrell ; directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg
  • (1983)
  • (199 min.)
  • Disc 3:
  • Goldilocks and the three bears
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Gilbert Cates
  • (c1983)
  • Princess and the pea
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Tony Bill
  • (c1983)
  • Pinocchio
  • teleplay by Bruce Franklin Singer ; directed by Graeme Clifford
  • (c1983)--
  • The three little pigs
  • teleplay by Mark Curiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Howard Storm
  • (c1983)
  • (208 min.)
  • Disc 4:
  • Snow White and the seven dwarfs
  • teleplay by Robert C. Jones ; directed by Peter Medak
  • (1983)
  • Beauty and the beast
  • teleplay by Robert C. Jones ; directed by Roger Vadim
  • (c1983)
  • The boy who left home to find out about the shivers
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Mark Cullingham
  • (c1984)
  • Puss in boots
  • teleplay by Jules Feiffer ; directed by Robert Iscove
  • (c1984)
  • (205 min.)
  • Disc 5:
  • The Snow Queen
  • teleplay by Maryedith Burrell ; directed by Peter Medák
  • (c1983)
  • The pied piper of Hamelin
  • teleplay by Nicholas Meyer ; directed by Nicholas Meyer
  • (c1984)
  • Cinderella
  • teleplay by David Felton ; directed by Mark Cullingham
  • (c1984)
  • Rip Van Winkle
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Francis Ford Coppola
  • (c1985)
  • (202 min.)
  • Disc 6:
  • The emperor's new clothes
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Peter Medák
  • (c1984)
  • Aladdin & his wonderful lamp
  • teleplay by Mark Curtiss & Rod Ash ; directed by Tim Burton
  • (c1984)
  • The princess who had never laughed
  • (161 min.)
  • Disc 7:
  • The little mermaid
  • teleplay by Anne Beatts ; directed by Robert Iscove
  • (c1985)
  • The dancing princesses
  • teleplay by Maryedith Burrell ; directed by Peter Medák
  • (c1984)
  • Faerie tale theatre's greatest moments
Control code
ocn244206639
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
7 videodiscs (1387 min.)
Isbn
9781417230631
Isbn Type
(set)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
741952654490
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
KOC-DV-6544
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244206639
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen presentation ; 5.1 Surround sound and 2.0 Dolby digital, digitally remastered
Video recording format
DVD

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