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Pericles, Prince of Tyre (1984)

Alternative title
The Shakespeare Plays
Synopsis
Television production with Mike Gwilym (Pericles) and Amanda Redman (Marina).
Series
BBC Television Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain; United States
Medium
Television; Video
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of production
1984
Notes
The production is commercially available on DVD as part of the BBC TV SHAKESPEARE COLLECTION box set (see separate entry).
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
drama in English; performances; Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)
Related items
Pericles
Pericles, Prince of Tyre (Sp)

Credits

Director
David Jones
Producer
Shaun Sutton
Writer
William Shakespeare
Music
Martin Best
Costume
Colin Lavers
Art Direction
Don Taylor
Contributor
David Snodin
Cast
Amanda Redman 
Annette Crosbie 
Clive Swift 
Edita Brychta 
Edward Petherbridge 
Elayne Sharling 
Gordon Gostelow 
John Bardon 
John Woodvine 
Juliet Stevenson 
Lila Kaye 
Mike Gwilym 
Nicholas Brimble 
Norman Rodway 
Patrick Allen 
Patrick Godfrey 
Patrick Ryecart 
Richard Derrington 
Robert Ashby 
Toby Salaman 
Trevor Peacock 
Valerie Lush 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£12.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
275 minutes
Year
2005

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£29.90 (Trumedia) £125.00 (BBC)
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
275 minutes
Year
2004

Production Company

Name

BBC

Notes
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)
Name

Time-Life Films Inc

Phone
0101 201 843 4545
Address
PO Box 644
NJ 07652
USA

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Simply Media

Contact
Laura Smith
Email
info@simplymedia.tv
Web
http://www.simplymedia.tv/ External site opens in new window
Phone
0203 542 3722
Address
Highlight House
57 Margaret Street
London W1W 8SJ
Notes
Formerly known as DD Home Entertainment or DDHE
Name

Trumedia Ltd

Contact
Bill Cotton
Email
sales@trumedia.co.uk
Web
https://trumedia.co.uk/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01865 847837
Fax
01865 847837
Address
9 Meadow View
Kidlington
Kidlington
OX5 2XY
Notes
Trumedia supplies video tapes and DVDs to UK schools, colleges and universities and is geared up to take official orders from educational institutions. The catalogue highlights programmes likely to be of use in the curriculum, but the company can supply any video in current UK distribution, as well as some deleted titles. Particularly strong in the areas of English literature and drama, as well as history, natural history, art & artists, and foreign language films.

Online Retailer

Name

Moviemail

Web
https://www.simplyhe.com/3000-moviemail External site opens in new window
Phone
0844 848 2000
Address
Simply Home Entertainment
PO Box 7741
Ringwood
BH24 9FA
UK
Notes
As of December 2016 the Moviemail web presence is incorporated within the Simply Media website
View this record on the Shakespeare site for additional details

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