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The Resource The Lion in winter, an AVCO Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents ; a Martin Poll production ; screenplay by James Goldman ; directed by Anthony Harvey, (videorecording DVD)

The Lion in winter, an AVCO Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents ; a Martin Poll production ; screenplay by James Goldman ; directed by Anthony Harvey, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The Lion in winter
Title
The Lion in winter
Statement of responsibility
an AVCO Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents ; a Martin Poll production ; screenplay by James Goldman ; directed by Anthony Harvey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In the winter of 1183, King Henry II summons his estranged wife to his side as he prepares to announce the succession of the throne to one of his three scheming sons. The film portrays the conflict between King Henry II of England and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine over Henry's successor to the British throne
Member of
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1969: Best actress in a leading role (Hepburn) ; best music, original score (Barry); best adapted screenplay (Goldman).
  • Golden Globe Awards, 1969: Best motion picture-drama ; best Motion Picture Actor - Drama (O'Toole).
Cataloging source
OFA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Lion in winter (Motion picture : 1968)
Credits note
Editor, John Bloom ; director of photography Douglas Slocombe ; music composed and conducted by John Barry
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in French and Spanish ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Peter O'Toole, Katharine Hepburn, Jane Merrow, John Castle, Timothy Dalton, Anthony Hopkins, Nigel Stock, Nigel Terry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1933-2011
  • 1932-2013
  • 1907-2003
  • 1937-
  • 1940-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goldman, James
  • Harvey, Anthony
  • Levine, Joseph E
  • Poll, Martin
  • Barry, John
  • O'Toole, Peter
  • Hepburn, Katharine
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Merrow, Jane
  • Castle, John
  • Dalton, Timothy
Runtime
135
Series statement
Vintage classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Henry
  • Eleanor
  • Marriages of royalty and nobility
  • Queens
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
The Lion in winter, an AVCO Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents ; a Martin Poll production ; screenplay by James Goldman ; directed by Anthony Harvey, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on James Godlman's play "Lion in Winter."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Special features: audio commentary by the director, original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Isbn
9780792849209
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858979
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001587
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47226734
  • (OCoLC)47226734
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Lion in winter, an AVCO Embassy film ; Joseph E. Levine presents ; a Martin Poll production ; screenplay by James Goldman ; directed by Anthony Harvey, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on James Godlman's play "Lion in Winter."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Special features: audio commentary by the director, original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Isbn
9780792849209
Isbn Type
(dvd)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858979
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1001587
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47226734
  • (OCoLC)47226734
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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