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The king of kings [videorecording]
DVDs DVDs | Home Vision Entertainment | c2004 | Special ed. ; fullscreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD K pt.1-2 RELIGIOUS)
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Imprint
[United States] : Home Vision Entertainment, c2004.
Edition
Special ed. ; fullscreen version.
Descript
2 videodiscs (267 min.) : sil., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (33 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series
The Criterion collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 266
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital stereo or mono.
Note
Title from container.
Cast
H.B. Warner, Joseph Schildkraut, Ernest Torrence.
Credits
Director, Cecil B. DeMille.
Note
Includes two versions: 1927 silent film, 155 min., premiere version; 1928 silent film, 112 min., general release version.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
The King of Kings is the Greatest Story Ever Told as only Cecil B. DeMille could tell it. In 1927, working with the biggest budget in the history of Hollywood, DeMille spun the life and Passion of Christ into one of the highest-grossing films of all time.
Note
Special features: new, restored digital transfers of both versions; new scores for each and original score for 1928 version; behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "The king of kings"; cast portraits by W.M. Mortensen; production and costume sketches by Dan Sayre Groesbeck; stills gallery of rare production and publicity photos; original illustrated program and press book featuring photographs from the film's gala premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre and studio correspondence from DeMille; original theatrical trailers; booklet featuring a 1927 essay by DeMille, an excerpt from Robert S. Birchard's new book "Cecil B. DeMille's Hollywood", production notes, and a new essay by Peter Matthews.
Local Note
MW, 9-08
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ISBN
078002799X
9780780027992
ISBN/ISSN
037429187326
Music #
KIN190 Home Vision Entertainment
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