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Uniform Title Madness of King George (Motion picture)
Title The madness of King George [videorecording] / the Samuel Goldwyn Company and Channel Four Films present a Close Call Films production ; screenplay by Alan Bennett ; produced by Stephen Evans and David Parfitt ; directed by Nicholas Hytner.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Video, [2001]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 M266 2001    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Contemporary classics
Contemporary classics (MGM Home Entertainment Inc.)
Note Widescreen.
System Details DVD, Dolby surround stereo.
Audience Rated PG-13.
Cast Nigel Hawthorne, Helen Mirren, Ian Holm, Amanda Donohoe, Rupert Graves, Rupert Everett.
Language Closed-captioned.
Includes French or Spanish subtitles.
Credits Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music adapted by George Fenton.
Note Based on Alan Bennett's stage play The madness of George III.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1994.
Awards Academy awards for art direction and set decoration, 1994.
Summary Based on the life of King George III, this is the story of royal intrigue, sexual indiscretions, backstairs plotting and a battle for power between Parliament and the throne, all occurring while the King is being treated for an unknown mental illness.
Subject George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820 -- Drama.
Kings and rulers -- England -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820 -- Drama.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Genre/Form Adaptation -- Feature.
Biography -- Feature.
Added Author Hawthorne, Nigel.
Mirren, Helen.
Holm, Ian, 1931-2020.
Donohoe, Amanda.
Graves, Rupert, 1963-
Everett, Rupert.
Hytner, Nicholas.
Bennett, Alan, 1934- Screenwriter.
Samuel Goldwyn Co.
Channel Four Films (Firm)
Close Call Films.
ISBN 0792849000
Standard No. 027616862808
Music No. 1002043 MGM
Standard No. NZ1 11061480
AU@ 000041011723
AU@ 000042545525
AU@ 000044076398

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