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The Resource The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner

The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner

Label
The madness of King George
Title
The madness of King George
Statement of responsibility
The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • frespa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the King is being treated for an unknown mental illness
Awards note
Academy awards for art direction and set decoration, 1994.
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music adapted by George Fenton
Dewey number
822.914bB471mad
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren, Ian Holm, Amanda Donohoe, Rupert Graves, Rupert Everett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1963-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hawthorne, Nigel
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Holm, Ian
  • Donohoe, Amanda
  • Graves, Rupert
  • Everett, Rupert
  • Hytner, Nicholas
  • Bennett, Alan
  • Samuel Goldwyn Co
  • Channel Four Films (Firm)
  • Close Call Films
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • George
  • Kings and rulers
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Great Britain
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Based on Alan Bennett's stage play The madness of George III
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1994
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780792849001
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 9786306436095
  • 027616862808
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47095554
  • 1132766
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The madness of King George, The Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen
  • Based on Alan Bennett's stage play The madness of George III
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1994
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780792849001
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 9786306436095
  • 027616862808
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1002043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47095554
  • 1132766
System details
DVD, Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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