The Life and Death of King John
    (2019, original release: 1985)

    Nonfiction

    eVideo

    Provider: Kanopy

Details

PUBLISHED
Ambrose Video, 1985
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2019
DESCRIPTION
1 online resource (streaming video file) (158 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
ISBN/ISSN
6332792
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Title from title frames

This production is part of a famous series produced by BBC of all of William Shakespeare's plays. The resulting films, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilized the best theatrical and television directors and brought highly praised performances from leading contemporary actors. The reign of England's King John is threatened by Philip of France who demands that John's nephew Arthur be placed on the throne. Pragmatic and decisive, King John moves to placate the French, but there are others who seek to dispute his authority

Film

In Process Record

Claire Bloom, Leonard Rossiter, Mary Morris, William Whymper

Originally produced by Ambrose Video in 1985

Mode of access: World Wide Web

In English

Additional Credits