The lion in winter [videorecording] / a MAT IV production ; Martin Poll Productions ; Flying Freehold Productions
DVDs | distributed by Lion's Gate Home Entertainment | 2004 | Full frame version.
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 791.4572 LIO TV)
[United States] : Hallmark Entertainment ; Santa Monica, CA : distributed by Lion's Gate Home Entertainment, .
Full frame version.
1 videodisc (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround,2.0 stereo.
Glenn Close, Patrick Stewart, Andrew Howard, John Light, Rafe Spall, Julia Vysotsky, Clive Wood, Jonathan Rhys-Meyers.
Producer, Dyson Lovell ; screenplay, James Goldman ; director, Andrei Konchalovsky ; director of photography, Sergei Kozlov ; editor, Henry Richardson ; music, Richard Hartley ; costume designer, Consolata Boyle ; production designer, Roger Hall.
Originally aired as a motion picture on Showtime in 2003.
Based on the play by James Goldman.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
In the winter of 1183, a royal family prepares for a joyous Christmas holiday reunion of scheming, conniving and deceit. King Henry II summons his cunning prison-bound wife to his side as he prepares to announce the succession of the throne to one of his double-crossing three sons, none of whom are qualified to rule the monarchy.
Special features: making of 'The lion in winter'.
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