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Cymbeline (1983)

Alternative title
The Shakespeare Plays
Synopsis
Television production of Cymbeline with Richard Johnson in the title role and Helen Mirren as Imogen.
Series
BBC Television Shakespeare
Language
English
Country
Great Britain; United States
Medium
Television
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of production
1983
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
Cymbeline
Cymbeline

Credits

Director
Elijah Moshinsky
Producer
Shaun Sutton
Writer
William Shakespeare
Costume
Dinah Collin
Art Direction
Barbara Gosnold
Contributor
David Snodin
Cast
Aimee Delamain 
Allan Hendrick 
Anthony Pleeth 
Claire Bloom 
David Creedon 
Geoffrey Burridge 
Geoffrey Lumsden 
Graham Crowden 
Helen Mirren 
Hugh Thomas 
John Kane 
Madge Ryan 
Marius Goring 
Michael Gough 
Michael Hordern 
Michael Pennington 
Nicholas Young 
Nigel Robson 
Patricia Hayes 
Patsy Smart 
Paul Jesson 
Pavlo Beznosiuk 
Peter Aldwyn 
Philip Pickett 
Ray Mort 
Richard Johnson 
Robert Lindsay 
Terence McGinity 
Tom Finucane 

Distribution Formats

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

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

Production Company

Name

BBC Television

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.
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