The tragedy of Coriolanus [videorecording] / by William Shakespeare ; a BBC Television production in association with Time-Life Television ; produced by Shaun Sutton ; directed by Elijah Moshinsky
DVDs | Ambrose Video Pub. | 2001
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 822.33 S3bb)
New York : Ambrose Video Pub., [2000 or 2001]
1 videodisc (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
The complete dramatic works of William Shakespeare. Tragedy
Paul Jesson (First Citizen), Ray Roberts (Second Citizen), Leon Lissek (Third Citizen), Jon Rumney (Fourth Citizen), Russell Kilmister (Fifth Citizen), Joss Ackland (Menenius), Alan Howard (Caius Marcus Coriolanus), Patrick Godfrey (Cominius), John Rowe (First Roman Senator), Peter Sands (Titus Lartius), John Burgess (Sicinius), Anthony Pedley (Brutus), Mike Gwilym (Aufidius), Valentine Dyall (Adrian), Brian Poyser (First Volscian Senator), Reginald Jessup (Second Volscian Senator), Irene Worth (Volumnia), Joanna McCallum (Virgilia), Patsy Smart (Gentlewoman), Heather Canning (Valeria), Jay Ruparelia (Roman Soldier), Damien Franklin (Young Marcius), Nicolas Amer (Aedile), Teddy Kempner (Nicanor), Stephen Finlay (Citizen of Antium).
Music composed by Stephen Oliver ; videotape editor, Graham Taylor.
Originally broadcast on the BBC series The Shakespeare plays in 1984.
Taped Apr. 18-26, 1983 at the BBC Television studios in London.
DVD includes the complete script in Microsoft Word document format.
System requirements for script: PC or Mac with Microsoft Word, DVD-ROM drive.
Shakespeare's play about a proud Roman general who conquers the Volscians, leads them against Rome in revenge for his banishment, and is killed by the Volscian general when Coriolanus is persuaded to spare the city.
Title on disc label: Coriolanus
BBC TV Shakespeare (Television program)