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Titus (2013, original release: 1999)
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Call Number DVD/DRAMA/TITUS


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Published: Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2013]
Edition:  Special edition
Description:  2 videodiscs (approximately 162 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786309991805,
Language:  English


Adapted from the play Titus Andronicus by William Shakespeare

Originally released as a motion picture in 1999

Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with Julie Taymor; score and commentary track with composer Elliot Goldenthal; scene specific commentary by Anthony Hopkins and Harry Lennox. Disc 2: Q & A with Julie Taymor at Columbia University; "Muse of fire: the making of 'Titus'" : a 30 min. documentary; "Making the Penny Arcade Nightmares" : a 6 min. documentary; costume gallery; American Cinematographer articles; theatrical trailers; TV spots

Anthony Hopkins, Jessica Lange, Alan Cumming, Colm Feore, James Frain, Laura Fraser, Harry Lennix, Angus Macfadyen, Matthew Rhys, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Osheen Jones

Titus Andronicus returns to Rome after defeating the Goths, bringing with him Queen Tamora, whose eldest son he has sacrificed. The late emperor's son Saturninus is supposed to marry Titus's daughter Lavinia, however, when his brother Bassianus runs away with her instead, Saturninus marries Tamora. Saturninus and Tamora then plot revenge against Titus. Beginning with the rape and mutilation of Lavinia, bloodshed and brutality run rampant, culminating in a cannibalistic banquet scene

MPAA rating: R

DVD ; NTSC ; region 1 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround

In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed captioned in English

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Additional Credits:
Taymor, Julie, 1952- film director, film producer, screenwriter
Airoldi, Conchita, film producer
Allen, Jody, film producer
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- actor
Lange, Jessica, actor
Cumming, Alan, 1965- actor
Feore, Colm, 1958- actor
Frain, James, actor
Fraser, Laura, 1976- actor
Lennix, Harry J., actor
MacFadyen, Angus, 1963- actor
Rhys, Matthew, 1974- actor
Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan, 1977- actor
Jones, Osheen, actor
Goldenthal, Elliot, composer
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Fox Searchlight Pictures,
Clear Blue Sky Productions,
Urania Pictures,
Neue Deutsche Filmgesellschaft,
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,

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