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The Resource Excalibur, directed and produced by John Boorman ; screenplay, Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman

Excalibur, directed and produced by John Boorman ; screenplay, Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman

Label
Excalibur
Title
Excalibur
Statement of responsibility
directed and produced by John Boorman ; screenplay, Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The classic saga of King Arthur and those around him in the Court-- the knights, his Queen, and the wizard Merlin. Focuses on the rise of Christian civilization out of the Dark Ages
Cataloging source
ZCU
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Excalibur (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; editor, John Merritt ; music, Trevor Jones ; executive producers, Edgar F. Gross and Robert A. Eisenstein ; production designer, Tony Pratt ; costume designer, Bob Ringwood
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Intended audience: Adult
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English and French
  • Closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.E93 1999
PerformerNote
Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren, Nicholas Clay, Cherie Lunghi, Paul Geoffrey, Nicol Williamson, Robert Addie, Gabriel Byrne, Keith Buckley, Katrine Boorman, Liam Neeson, Corin Redgrave, Niall O'Brien, Patrick Stewart, Clive Swift, Ciaran Hinds, Liam O'Callaghan, Michael Muldoon, Charley Boorman, Mannix Flynn, Garrett Keogh, Emmet Bergin, Barbara Byrne, Brid Brennan, Kay McLaren, Eamonn Kelly
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1920-1999
  • 1949 March 23-
  • 1937-
  • 1952-
  • 1960-2003
  • 1950-
  • 1941-
  • 1958-
  • 1946-2009
  • 1940-
  • 1953-
  • active 15th century
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boorman, John
  • Pallenberg, Rospo
  • Merritt, John
  • Jones, Trevor
  • Gross, Edgar F
  • Eisenstein, Robert A
  • Pratt, Anthony
  • Ringwood, Bob
  • Terry, Nigel
  • Williamson, Nicol
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Clay, Nicholas
  • Lunghi, Cherie
  • Geoffrey, Paul
  • Addie, Robert
  • Byrne, Gabriel
  • Buckley, Keith
  • Boorman, Katrine
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • O'Brien, Niall
  • Stewart, Patrick
  • Swift, Clive
  • Hinds, Ciarán
  • Malory, Thomas
  • Orion Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
140
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Malory, Thomas
  • Arthur
  • Arthur
  • Malory, Thomas
  • Arthurian romances
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Merlin (Legendary character)
  • Morgan le Fay (Legendary character)
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Arthurian romances
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Merlin (Legendary character)
  • Morgan le Fay (Legendary character)
  • Europe
  • Europe
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Excalibur, directed and produced by John Boorman ; screenplay, Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from Malory's Le morte d'Arthur by Rospo Pallenberg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture, c1981 by Warner Bros
  • Special features: Feature-length commentary by director John Boorman ; production notes ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "matted" format -- Interactive menus -- Production notes -- Theatrical trailer -- Scene access -- Language: English, French -- Subtitles: English, French
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9780790732992
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392201822
  • 7509036039082
  • 8539220182
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
22018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42690584
  • (OCoLC)42690584
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround 5.1, mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Excalibur, directed and produced by John Boorman ; screenplay, Rospo Pallenberg and John Boorman
Link
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from Malory's Le morte d'Arthur by Rospo Pallenberg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture, c1981 by Warner Bros
  • Special features: Feature-length commentary by director John Boorman ; production notes ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "matted" format -- Interactive menus -- Production notes -- Theatrical trailer -- Scene access -- Language: English, French -- Subtitles: English, French
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9780790732992
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392201822
  • 7509036039082
  • 8539220182
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
22018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm42690584
  • (OCoLC)42690584
System details
DVD, NTSC, widescreen presentation; Dolby surround 5.1, mono. (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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