The Resource The beggar's opera, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Denis Cannan ; produced by Laurence Olivier and Herbert Wilcox ; directed by Peter Brook, (videorecording)

The beggar's opera, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Denis Cannan ; produced by Laurence Olivier and Herbert Wilcox ; directed by Peter Brook, (videorecording)

Label
The beggar's opera
Title
The beggar's opera
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Denis Cannan ; produced by Laurence Olivier and Herbert Wilcox ; directed by Peter Brook
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the tawdry underbelly of 18th century London, a sordid world of bandits, cut throats and corrupted officials, The Beggar̕s Opera follows the raffish escapades of Captain Macheath, a reckless, brooding, adventurer and notorious highwayman, and the seething plot to have him hanged
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Beggar's opera (Motion picture : 1953)
Credits note
Additional dialogue and lyrics by Christopher Fry ; music arranged and composed by Sir Arthur Bliss
Dewey number
791.43/72
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B444 2009
PerformerNote
Laurence Olivier, Stanley Holloway, Dorothy Tutin, George Devine, Mary Clare, Daphne Anderson, Hugh Griffith, Margot Grahame, Denis Cannan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-
  • 1907-1989
  • 1891-1977
  • 1919-2011
  • 1907-2005
  • 1891-1975
  • 1930-2001
  • 1910-1966
  • 1894-1970
  • 1922-2013
  • 1912-1980
  • 1911-1982
  • 1685-1732
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brook, Peter
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Wilcox, Herbert
  • Cannan, Denis
  • Fry, Christopher
  • Bliss, Arthur
  • Holloway, Stanley
  • Tutin, Dorothy
  • Devine, George
  • Clare, Mary
  • Anderson, Daphne
  • Griffith, Hugh
  • Grahame, Margot
  • Gay, John
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
94
Series statement
Archive collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brigands and robbers
  • Men
  • Operas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The beggar's opera, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Denis Cannan ; produced by Laurence Olivier and Herbert Wilcox ; directed by Peter Brook, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0045547/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This disc will only play in DVD video "play only" devices
  • Based on the opera by John Gay
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
Bar code
  • 31223116178881
  • 31223135626811
  • 31223135626837
  • 31223135626845
  • 31223135626852
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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 (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316125892
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)433076461
System details
DVD-R, full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The beggar's opera, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Denis Cannan ; produced by Laurence Olivier and Herbert Wilcox ; directed by Peter Brook, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0045547/
Publication
Note
  • This disc will only play in DVD video "play only" devices
  • Based on the opera by John Gay
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953
Bar code
  • 31223116178881
  • 31223135626811
  • 31223135626837
  • 31223135626845
  • 31223135626852
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
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 (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883316125892
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)433076461
System details
DVD-R, full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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