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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)