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The Resource George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)

George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)

Label
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion
Title
George Bernard Shaw on film
Title remainder
Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion
Statement of responsibility
Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The hugely influential, Nobel Prize winning critic and playwright George Bernard Shaw was notoriously reluctant to allow his writing to be adapted for the cinema. Yet thanks to the persistence of Hungarian producer Gabriel Pascal, Shaw finally agreed to collaborate on a series of screen versions of his witty, socially minded plays
Member of
Cataloging source
CZA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography : Ronald Neame (Major Barbara), Jack Cardiff (Caesar and Cleopatra), Harry Stradling (Androcles and the Lion)
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Starring, in Major Barbara : Wendy Hiller, Rex Harrison, Robert Morley, Robert Newton ; in Caesar and Cleopatra : Vivien Leigh, Claude Rains, Stewart Granger, Flora Robson ; in Androcles and the lion: Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Robert Newton, Maurice Evans, Alan Young
Runtime
347
Series statement
Eclipse. Series 20, George Bernard Shaw on film
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Container title
  • Includes the 3 complete films of Bernard Shaw
  • Major Barbara and Androcles and the lion and shot in b&w and monoaural ; Caesar and Cleopatra shot in Technicolor
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Major Barbara / screenplay, Bernard Shaw : 1941 (121 min.) -- Caesar and Cleopatra / screenplay, Bernard Shaw : 1945 (128 min.) -- Androcles and the lion / screen adaptation, Chester Erskine : 1952 ( 98 min.)
Control code
ocn527971183
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
3 videodiscs (347 min.)
Isbn
9781604652505
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. , b&w
Publisher number
ECL089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(OCoLC)527971183
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.22:1) presentation ; mono. Caesar and Cleopatra, in Technocolor
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
George Bernard Shaw on film : Major Barbara, Caesar and Cleopatra, Androcles and the Lion, Gabriel Pascal productions ; scenario and dialogues all by Bernard Shaw, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Container title
  • Includes the 3 complete films of Bernard Shaw
  • Major Barbara and Androcles and the lion and shot in b&w and monoaural ; Caesar and Cleopatra shot in Technicolor
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Major Barbara / screenplay, Bernard Shaw : 1941 (121 min.) -- Caesar and Cleopatra / screenplay, Bernard Shaw : 1945 (128 min.) -- Androcles and the lion / screen adaptation, Chester Erskine : 1952 ( 98 min.)
Control code
ocn527971183
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
3 videodiscs (347 min.)
Isbn
9781604652505
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sd., col. , b&w
Publisher number
ECL089
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
(OCoLC)527971183
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.22:1) presentation ; mono. Caesar and Cleopatra, in Technocolor
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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