The Resource The hollow crown., The complete series, by William Shakespeare ; producer, Rupert Ryle-Hodges ; executive producers, Gareth Neame, David Horn ; executive producers, Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes ; a Neal Street Productions co-production with NBC Universal and WNET Thirteen for BBC

The hollow crown., The complete series, by William Shakespeare ; producer, Rupert Ryle-Hodges ; executive producers, Gareth Neame, David Horn ; executive producers, Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes ; a Neal Street Productions co-production with NBC Universal and WNET Thirteen for BBC

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The hollow crown., The complete series
Title
The hollow crown.
Title number
The complete series
Statement of responsibility
by William Shakespeare ; producer, Rupert Ryle-Hodges ; executive producers, Gareth Neame, David Horn ; executive producers, Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes ; a Neal Street Productions co-production with NBC Universal and WNET Thirteen for BBC
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  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • From executive producer Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) comes a stunning adaptation of four of Shakespeare's most celebrated historical plays: Richard II, Henry IV (Part 1 and Part 2), and Henry V. Academy Award winner Jeremy Irons (The Borgias), Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers), and Ben Whishaw (Skyfall) in his award-winning role as Richard II star in this epic tale of three kings and their battle for survival, and the rise and fall of a dynasty. - Container
  • The Hollow crown: "New adaptations of Shakespeare's tetralogy of history plays comprising the 'Henriad' for the BBC's 2012 Cultural Olympiad: King Richard II; King Henry IV, Part 1; King Henry IV, Part 2; King Henry V. The plays chronicle a continuous period in British history from the end of the 14th century to the aftermath of the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. Together, the plays comprise a story with recurring themes of power struggles, redemption, family conflict and betrayal."--IMDb
  • Richard II. After halting a duel between warring nobles Bolingbroke and Mowbray, Richard II banishes both men from his kingdom. Following the death of Bolingbroke's father, John of Gaunt, Richard seizes his money and land to pay for wars against rebels in Ireland. Bolingbroke returns to claim his birthright and more
  • Henry IV, Pt 1. Prince Hal (Tom Hiddleston) defies his father, King Henry IV (Jeremy Irons) by spending his time at Mistress Quickly's (Julie Walters) tavern in the company of the dissolute Falstaff (Simon Russell Beale) and his companions. The King is threatened by a rebellion led by Hal's rival, Hotspur (Joe Armstrong), his father Northumberland (Alun Armstrong), and his uncle Worcester (David Hayman). During the Battle of Shrewsbury Hal faces Hotspur in mortal combat
  • Henry IV, Pt 2. Northumberland (Alun Armstrong) is told of the death of his son Hotspur in service of the King (Jeremy Irons). The Lord Chief Justice (Geoffrey Palmer) attempts to separate Falstaff (Simon Russell Beale) from the Prince Hal (Tom Hiddleston). The rebels continue to plot against the crown but their forces are outwitted. This brings comfort to the dying King, who is finally reconciled with his son. Falstaff rushes to Hal's coronation with the expectation of high office
  • Henry V. The newly crowned King of England, Henry V, (Tom Hiddleston) is persuaded by his courtiers including Exeter (Anton Lesser) and York (Paterson Joseph), that he also has a rightful claim to lands in France. The chorus (John Hurt) tells of England's preparations for war and Henry's army sails for France. After Exeter's diplomacy is rebuffed by the French King (Lambert Wilson) Henry lays siege to and captures the town of Harfleur. The French now take Henry's claims seriously and challenge the English army to battle at Agincourt
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Credits note
  • Richard II: Director of photography, Danny Cohen ; editor, Trevor Waite ; composer, Adam Cork ; costume designer, Odile Dicks-Mireaux ; production designer, Andrew McAlpine
  • Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2: Director of photography, Ben Smithard ; film editor, Lesley Walker ; composer, Stephen Warbeck ; costume designer, Annie Symons ; production designer, Donal Woods
  • Henry V: Director of photography, Michael McDonough ; editor, John Wilson ; composer, Adrian Johnston ; costume designer, Annie Symons ; production designer, Alan Macdonald
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
  • PN1992.77
  • PR2762
LC item number
  • .H65 2013
  • .H655 2013
NLM call number
61124947
NLM item number
Universal Studios
PerformerNote
  • Richard II: Ben Whishaw, Rory Kinnear, David Suchet, David Morrissey, Lindsay Duncan, James Purefoy, Clémence Poésy, Tom Hughes, David Bradley, Patrick Stewart
  • Henry IV, Part 1: Jeremy Irons, Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston, Alun Armstrong, Joe Armstrong, David Dawson, Michelle Dockery, Tom Georgeson, David Hayman, James Laurenson, Harry Lloyd, Maxine Peake, Robert Pugh, Julie Walters
  • Henry IV, Part 2: Jeremy Irons, Simon Russell Beale, Tom Hiddleston, Alun Armstrong, David Bamber, Niamh Cusack, David Dawson, Michelle Dockery, Tom Georgeson, Iain Glen, Nicholas Jones, James Laurenson, Geoffrey Palmer, Maxine Peake, Paul Ritter, Julie Walters
  • Henry V: Tom Hiddleston, Geraldine Chaplin, Paul Freeman, Tom Georgeson, Richard Griffiths, Paterson Joseph, James Laurenson, Anton Lesser, Paul Ritter, Malcolm Sinclair, Owen Teale, Mélanie Thierry, Lambert Wilson, Julie Walters, John Hurt
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  • Ryle-Hodges, Rupert
  • Neame, Gareth
  • Horn, David
  • Harris, Pippa
  • Mendes, Sam
  • Goold, Rupert
  • Eyre, Richard
  • Sharrock, Thea
  • Power, Ben
  • Cohen, Danny
  • Smithard, Ben
  • McDonough, Michael
  • Waite, Trevor
  • Walker, Lesley
  • Cork, Adam
  • Warbeck, Stephen
  • Johnston, Adrian
  • Dicks-Mireaux, Odile
  • Symons, Annie
  • McAlpine, Andrew
  • Woods, Donal
  • Macdonald, Alan
  • Whishaw, Ben
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • Hiddleston, Tom
  • Armstrong, Alun
  • Armstrong, Joe
  • Bamber, David
  • Beale, Simon Russell
  • Bradley, David
  • Chaplin, Geraldine
  • Cusack, Niamh
  • Dawson, David
  • Dockery, Michelle
  • Duncan, Lindsay
  • Freeman, Paul
  • Georgeson, Tom
  • Glen, Iain
  • Griffiths, Richard
  • Hayman, David
  • Hughes, Tom
  • Hurt, John
  • Jones, Nicholas
  • Joseph, Paterson
  • Laurenson, James
  • Lesser, Anton
  • Lloyd, Harry
  • Kinnear, Rory
  • Morrissey, David
  • Palmer, Geoffrey
  • Peake, Maxine
  • Poésy, Clémence
  • Pugh, Robert
  • Purefoy, James
  • Ritter, Paul
  • Sinclair, Malcolm
  • Stewart, Patrick
  • Suchet, David
  • Teale, Owen
  • Thierry, Mélanie
  • Walters, Julie
  • Wilson, Lambert
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Neal Street Productions
  • NBC Universal Television
  • WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
528
Series statement
The hollow crown
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  • Richard
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  • Henry
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Technique
live action
Label
The hollow crown., The complete series, by William Shakespeare ; producer, Rupert Ryle-Hodges ; executive producers, Gareth Neame, David Horn ; executive producers, Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes ; a Neal Street Productions co-production with NBC Universal and WNET Thirteen for BBC
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Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container; credits from title frames
  • Special features: Disc 1. "The making of Richard II" behind-the scenes featurette. Disc 3. "The making of Henry IV" behind-the scenes featurette. Disc 4. "The making of Henry V" behind-the scenes featurette; "The making of a King" featurette looking at this landmark Shakespearean series
  • Originally produced for television in 2012
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
Contents
  • [Disc 1] Richard II / by William Shakespeare ; adapted by Rupert Goold & Ben Power ; director, Rupert Goold (2 hr., 28 min.)
  • [Disc 2] Henry IV Part 1 / by William Shakespeare ; adapter and director, Richard Eyre (4 hrs., 1 min., on 2 discs)
  • [Disc 3] Henry IV Part 2 / by William Shakespeare ; adapter and director, Richard Eyre
  • [Disc 4] Henry V / by William Shakespeare ; directed by Thea Sharrock ; adapted by Ben Power (2 hr., 19 min.)
Control code
ocn857856759
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Widescreen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (8 hr., 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192170256
  • 025192170263
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
4 3/4 in.
Publisher number
  • 61124947
  • 2027665-2027668
  • 507519-507520
  • 507522-507523
  • 2027444-2027447
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)857856759
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, English 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hollow crown., The complete series, by William Shakespeare ; producer, Rupert Ryle-Hodges ; executive producers, Gareth Neame, David Horn ; executive producers, Pippa Harris, Sam Mendes ; a Neal Street Productions co-production with NBC Universal and WNET Thirteen for BBC
Publication
Note
  • Collective title from container; credits from title frames
  • Special features: Disc 1. "The making of Richard II" behind-the scenes featurette. Disc 3. "The making of Henry IV" behind-the scenes featurette. Disc 4. "The making of Henry V" behind-the scenes featurette; "The making of a King" featurette looking at this landmark Shakespearean series
  • Originally produced for television in 2012
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
Contents
  • [Disc 1] Richard II / by William Shakespeare ; adapted by Rupert Goold & Ben Power ; director, Rupert Goold (2 hr., 28 min.)
  • [Disc 2] Henry IV Part 1 / by William Shakespeare ; adapter and director, Richard Eyre (4 hrs., 1 min., on 2 discs)
  • [Disc 3] Henry IV Part 2 / by William Shakespeare ; adapter and director, Richard Eyre
  • [Disc 4] Henry V / by William Shakespeare ; directed by Thea Sharrock ; adapted by Ben Power (2 hr., 19 min.)
Control code
ocn857856759
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Widescreen.
Extent
4 videodiscs (8 hr., 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192170256
  • 025192170263
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
4 3/4 in.
Publisher number
  • 61124947
  • 2027665-2027668
  • 507519-507520
  • 507522-507523
  • 2027444-2027447
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)857856759
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, English 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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