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Becket / Hal Wallis' production ; directed by Peter Glenville ; screenplay by Edward Anhalt.

Format Video (Blu-ray)
Edition[Blu-ray version].
Publication Info[United States] : MPI Home Video, 2008.
Description1 videodisc (approximately 150 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorWallis, Hal B., 1899-1986.
Other author/creatorAnhalt, Edward, 1914-2000.
Other author/creatorGlenville, Peter, 1913-1996.
Other author/creatorO'Toole, Peter, 1932-2013.
Other author/creatorBurton, Richard, 1925-1984.
Other author/creatorGielgud, John, 1904-2000.
Other author/creatorMerrick, David, 1911-2000.
Other author/creatorAnouilh, Jean, 1910-1987. Becket.
Other author/creatorMPI Home Video (Firm)
Uniform titleBecket (Motion picture)
Abstract Adaptation of the play about the tumultuous friendship between Henry II of England and the Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Becket. Restored to its original majesty and including commentary by Peter O'Toole.
General noteBlu-ray Disc.
General noteTitle from container.
General noteBased on the play by Jean Anouilh and produced on the New York stage by David Merrick.
General noteOriginally released as a motion picture in 1964.
General note"Restored by the Academy Film Archive Restoration Funding provided by The Film Foundation."
General noteSpecial features: commentary with Peter O'Toole; theatrical trailer; still gallery; interviews with editor Anne V. Coates and composer Laurence Rosenthal; TV spot.
CreditsDirector of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth ; editor, Anne V. Coates ; music, Laurence Rosenthal.
Cast Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, John Gielgud.
Audience Rating: PG-13; for some sexual content and violence. Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.
Technical detailsBlu-ray disc, region A, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0, 1080p high definition.
Technical detailsThis blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Technical detailsThis is a Blu-ray disc and will not play in a standard DVD player.
LanguageEnglish (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0), French (Dolby 2.0) or Spanish (Dolby 2.0) dialogue; with optional English subtitles.
Awards noteAcademy Awards, 1965: Best Writing, Screenplay based on material from another medium (12 Academy Award nominations).
UPC 030306180397
Publisher numberBD1803 MPI Home Video
Stock numberMidwest Tape

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