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The Resource The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner, (videorecording)

The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner, (videorecording)

Label
The madness of King George
Title
The madness of King George
Statement of responsibility
The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • frespa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occuring while the King is being treated for an unknown mental illness
Member of
Awards note
Academy awards for art direction and set decoration, 1994.
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music adapted by George Fenton
Intended audience
  • Rated PG-13
  • Closed-captioned
Language note
Includes French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren, Ian Holm, Amanda Donohoe, Rupert Graves, Rupert Everett
Runtime
110
Series statement
Contemporary classics
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Alan Bennett's stage play The madness of George III
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1994
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47095554
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780792849001
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616862808
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o47095554
System details
DVD ; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on Alan Bennett's stage play The madness of George III
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1994
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm47095554
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Isbn
9780792849001
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616862808
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o47095554
System details
DVD ; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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