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The Resource The hollow crown : Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V, 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 NBCUniversal and WNET Thirteen for BBC

The hollow crown : Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V, 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 NBCUniversal and WNET Thirteen for BBC

Label
The hollow crown : Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V, The complete series
Title
The hollow crown
Title remainder
Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V
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 NBCUniversal and WNET Thirteen for BBC
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Actor
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Language
eng
Summary
  • 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 and 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
  • 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 defies his father, King Henry IV by spending his time at Mistress Quickly's tavern in the company of the dissolute Falstaff and his companions. The King is threatened by a rebellion led by Hal's rival, Hotspur, his father Northumberland, and his uncle Worcester. During the Battle of Shrewsbury Hal faces Hotspur in mortal combat
  • Henry IV pt 2: Northumberland is told of the death of his son Hotspur in service of the King. The Lord Chief Justice attempts to separate Falstaff from Prince Hal. 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 goffice
  • Henry V: The newly crowned King of England, Henry V, is persuaded by his courtiers that he also has a rightful claim to lands in France. After Exeter's diplomacy is rebuffed by the French King, 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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Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.45/75
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1976-
  • 1980-
  • 1948-
  • 1944-
  • 1981-
  • 1943-
  • 1961-
  • 1947-2013
  • 1950-
  • 1940-2017.
  • 1978-
  • 1927-
  • 1964-
  • 1940-
  • 1950-
  • 1564-1616
  • 1564-1616
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Goold, Rupert
  • Eyre, Richard
  • Sharrock, Thea
  • Whishaw, Ben
  • Irons, Jeremy
  • Hiddleston, Tom
  • Armstrong, Alun
  • Beale, Simon Russell
  • Chaplin, Geraldine
  • Cusack, Niamh
  • Dockery, Michelle
  • Duncan, Lindsay
  • Freeman, Paul
  • Glen, Iain
  • Griffiths, Richard
  • Hayman, David
  • Hurt, John
  • Kinnear, Rory
  • Morrissey, David
  • Palmer, Geoffrey
  • Purefoy, James
  • Stewart, Patrick
  • Suchet, David
  • Walters, Julie
  • Wilson, Lambert
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
Runtime
528
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Richard
  • Henry
  • Henry
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
The hollow crown : Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V, 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 NBCUniversal and WNET Thirteen for BBC
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container; credits from title frames
  • Originally produced for television as individual episodes in 2012
  • DVD special features include: 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
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
Richard II / by William Shakespeare ; adapted by Rupert Goold & Ben Power ; director, Rupert Goold (2 hr., 28 min.) -- Henry IV / by William Shakespeare ; adapter and director, Richard Eyre (4 hrs., 1 min.) -- Henry V / by William Shakespeare ; directed by Thea Sharrock ; adapted by Ben Power (2 hr., 19 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (8 hr. 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 4 DVDs.
Other control number
025192170256
Other physical details
sound, color
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
  • ocn857856759
  • (OCoLC)857856759
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, English 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hollow crown : Richard II, Henry IV part 1, Henry IV part 2, Henry V, 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 NBCUniversal and WNET Thirteen for BBC
Publication
Note
  • Title from container; credits from title frames
  • Originally produced for television as individual episodes in 2012
  • DVD special features include: 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
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
Richard II / by William Shakespeare ; adapted by Rupert Goold & Ben Power ; director, Rupert Goold (2 hr., 28 min.) -- Henry IV / by William Shakespeare ; adapter and director, Richard Eyre (4 hrs., 1 min.) -- Henry V / by William Shakespeare ; directed by Thea Sharrock ; adapted by Ben Power (2 hr., 19 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (8 hr. 48 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 4 DVDs.
Other control number
025192170256
Other physical details
sound, color
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
  • ocn857856759
  • (OCoLC)857856759
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, English 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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