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The Resource Excalibur, Warner Home Video ; Orion Pictures ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Booman ; produced and directed by John Boorman, (videorecording)

Excalibur, Warner Home Video ; Orion Pictures ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Booman ; produced and directed by John Boorman, (videorecording)

Label
Excalibur
Title
Excalibur
Statement of responsibility
Warner Home Video ; Orion Pictures ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Booman ; produced and directed by John Boorman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Retelling of the myths of King Arthur, the legendary 5th-6th century monarch, as well as Merlin, Uther Pendragon, the Holy Grail and the Lady of the Lake
Cataloging source
NvRPMS
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Excalibur (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Alex Thomson; costumes, Bob Ringwood; visual effects, Wally Veevers; production design, Anthony Pratt; art direction, Tim Hutchinson; film editing, Donn Cambern, John Merritt; original music, Trevor Jones; music, Carl Orff, Richard Wagner
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
Dewey number
[Fic]
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating : 18A
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.E92
LC item number
E9 1999
PerformerNote
Nigel Terry, Helen Miren, Nicholas Clay, Cherie Lunghi, Paul Geoffrey, Nicol Williamson, Robert Addie, Gabriel Byrne
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1949-
  • 1895-1982
  • 1813-1883
  • active 15th century
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boorman, John
  • Pallenberg, Rospo
  • Jones, Trevor
  • Orff, Carl
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Terry, Nigel
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Clay, Nicholas
  • Malory, Thomas
Runtime
140
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Malory, Thomas
  • Malory, Thomas
  • Arthur
  • Merlin (Legendary character)
  • Morgan le Fay (Legendary character)
  • Arthurian romances
  • Grail
  • Knights and knighthood
  • Mythology, British
  • Europe
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Excalibur, Warner Home Video ; Orion Pictures ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Booman ; produced and directed by John Boorman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur by Rospo Pallenberg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture, c1981 by Warner Bros
  • Features: Interactive menus, production notes, scene access and theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9780790732992
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392201822
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
sbb00165034
System details
DVD, Widescreen version. Dolby Digital Surround 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Excalibur, Warner Home Video ; Orion Pictures ; Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Rospo Pallenberg and John Booman ; produced and directed by John Boorman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from Thomas Malory's Le Morte d'Arthur by Rospo Pallenberg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture, c1981 by Warner Bros
  • Features: Interactive menus, production notes, scene access and theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (140 min.)
Isbn
9780790732992
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392201822
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22018
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
sbb00165034
System details
DVD, Widescreen version. Dolby Digital Surround 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only
Video recording format
DVD

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