The Resource I, Claudius, A BBC production in association with London Film Productions, Ltd, (DVD/)

I, Claudius, A BBC production in association with London Film Productions, Ltd, (DVD/)

Label
I, Claudius
Title
I, Claudius
Statement of responsibility
A BBC production in association with London Film Productions, Ltd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A dramatization of Robert Graves' version of the times of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Claudius told through the dying Claudius as he sets down the history of his family
Cataloging source
LOY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise ; written by Jack Pulman
PerformerNote
Derek Jacobi (Claudius), Sian Phillips (Livia), Brian Blessed (Augustus), Margaret Tyzack (Antonia), John Hurt (Caligula), George Baker (Tiberius), Patrick Stewart (Sejanus), Stratford Johns (Piso), Sheila White (Messalina)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-
  • 1934-
  • 1940-2017
  • 1931-2011
  • 1931-2011
  • 1940-
  • 1948-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Graves, Robert
  • Wise, Herbert
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Phillips, Siân
  • Hurt, John
  • Tyzack, Margaret
  • Baker, George
  • Blessed, Brian
  • Stewart, Patrick
  • Johns, Stratford
  • White, Sheila
Runtime
669
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Claudius
  • Rome
Technique
live action
Label
I, Claudius, A BBC production in association with London Film Productions, Ltd, (DVD/)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels I, Claudius and Claudius the God by Robert Graves
  • Disc 5 includes "The Epic that never was," which is a 1965 documentary that reveals the behind the scenes of Alexander Korda's 1937 screen flop of I, Claudius
  • Videodisc release of 1976 BBC Television series originally shown in 13 parts from November 6, 1977 through January 29, 1978
Color
multicolored
Contents
Disc 1. (episodes 1-3) A touch of murder ; Family affairs ; Waiting in the wings -- disc 2. (episodes 4-6) What shall we do about Claudius? ; Poison is queen ; Some justice -- disc 3. (episodes 7-9) Queen of heaven ; Reign of terror ; Zeus, by Jove! -- disc 4. (episodes 10-12) Hail who? ; Fool's luck ; A god in Colchester. -- disc 5. (episode 13 & bonus documentary) Old king log ; The epic that never was
Control code
ocm45317961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 669 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID9187CUDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
I, Claudius, A BBC production in association with London Film Productions, Ltd, (DVD/)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novels I, Claudius and Claudius the God by Robert Graves
  • Disc 5 includes "The Epic that never was," which is a 1965 documentary that reveals the behind the scenes of Alexander Korda's 1937 screen flop of I, Claudius
  • Videodisc release of 1976 BBC Television series originally shown in 13 parts from November 6, 1977 through January 29, 1978
Color
multicolored
Contents
Disc 1. (episodes 1-3) A touch of murder ; Family affairs ; Waiting in the wings -- disc 2. (episodes 4-6) What shall we do about Claudius? ; Poison is queen ; Some justice -- disc 3. (episodes 7-9) Queen of heaven ; Reign of terror ; Zeus, by Jove! -- disc 4. (episodes 10-12) Hail who? ; Fool's luck ; A god in Colchester. -- disc 5. (episode 13 & bonus documentary) Old king log ; The epic that never was
Control code
ocm45317961
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
5 videodiscs (ca. 669 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ID9187CUDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc

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