Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 1954, 1 hour 20 minutes
Director: Renato Castellani
Performers: Laurence Harvey, Susan Shentall, Flora McKenzie Robson, Norman Wooland, Mervyn Johns, Sebastian Cabot, Bill Travers, Lydia Sherwood, Sir John Gielgud
TMW Media Group, 1982, 2 hours 49 minutes
Director: William Woodman
Performers: William Bassett, Marco Barricelli, Dan Mason, Peter MacLean, Alex Hyde-White, Dan Hamilton, Fredric Lehne, Norman Snow, Alvah Stanley, Jim Storm, Michael Cummings, John Sanderford, Terry Michos, William Ian Gamble, Sander Johnson, Kate FitzMaurice, Penelope Windust, Esther Rolle, Blanche Baker
Opus Arte, 2010, 2 hours 52 minutes
Director: Dominic Dromgoole
Performers: Philip Cumbus, Adetomiwa Edun, Ellie Kendrick, Penny Layden, Rawiri Paratene, Ukweli Roach, Michael O'Hagan, Ian Redford
William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet
Call Number: UCF Main Library DVD Collection - 3rd Floor -- PN1997.R65 2002
DVD release of the 1997 motion picture.
"A modern adaptation of the classic love story, moved to the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach."
Director: Baz Luhrmann
Performers: Leonardo di Caprio, Claire Danes, Brian Dennehy, John Leguizamo, Jesse Bradford, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Miriam Margolyes, Harold Perrineau, Christina Pickles, Pete Postlethwaite, Paul Rudd, Paul Sorvino, Diane Venora, M. Emmet Walsh. check availability
West Side Story
Call Number: UCF Main Library DVD Collection - 3rd Floor -- PN1997.W453 2003
Based on the stage play produced by Robert E. Griffith and Harold S. Prince and the book by Arthur Laurents; play conceived, directed and choreographed by Jerome Robbins.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1961.
Directors: Robert Wise, Jerome Robbins
Performers: Natalie Wood, Richard Beymer, Russ Tamblyn, Rita Moreno, George Chakiris, Simon Oakland, Ned Glass, William Bramley. check availability
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales
Call Number: UCF CMC DVD Collection -- DVD 822.33Sha
"Series produced in Russia and Wales. Christmas Films with S4C in association with BBC Wales, Home Box Office and Fujisankei."
Disc 1: Tempest / directed by Stanislav Sokolov (25 min.) -- Midsummer night's dream / directed, designed and animated by Robert Saakiants (25 min.)-- As you like it / directed by Alexei Karayev (25 min.) -- Disc 2: Hamlet / directed by Natalia Orlova (25 min.) -- Julius Caesar / directed by Yuri Kulakov -- Richard III / directed by Natasha Orlova (25 min.) -- Disc 3: Romeo and Juliet / directed by Efim Gambourg (25 min.) -- Othello / directed and designed by Nikolai Serebriakov (25 min.) -- Winter's tale / directed by Stanislav Sokolov (25 mn.) -- Disc 4: Macbeth / directed by Nikolai Serebriakov (25 min.) -- Taming of the shrew / directed by Aida Ziablikova (25 min.) -- Twelfth night / directed by Maria Muat (25 min.).
Featuring the voice talents of Antony Sher, Joss Ackland, Jenny Agutter, with others. check availability
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-- Presents concise, easy-to-understand biographical, critical, and bibliographical information on a specific literary work -- Provides multiple sources for book reports and term papers with a wealth of information on literary works, authors, and major characters -- Digests of critical extracts prefaced by headnotes
Films For The Humanities & Sciences, 1997, 29 minutes
Featured Speakers: Doctor Robert Smallwood, Mike Leighton, Andy Reiss, Doctor Russell Jackson, James Tovell, Emily McGill, Paul Curran, Nick Walton, Maddy Kerr, Steve Steinhaus
[PBS online video access expires February 2019]
- Antony & Cleopatra with Kim Cattrall (53 minutes)
- Romeo & Juliet with Joseph Fiennes (53 minutes)
- King Lear with Christopher Plummer (53 minutes)
- A Midsummer Night’s Dream with Hugh Bonneville (53 minutes)
- The Taming of the Shrew with Morgan Freeman (53 minutes)
- Othello with David Harewood (53 minutes)