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The Resource The taming of the shrew [1967], Columbia Pictures ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay by Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli

The taming of the shrew [1967], Columbia Pictures ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay by Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli

Label
The taming of the shrew [1967]
Title
The taming of the shrew [1967]
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay by Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Title variation
William Shakespeare's Taming of the shrew
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • por
  • chi
  • kor
  • por
  • spa
  • tha
  • eng
Summary
Petruchio is a poverty-stricken gentleman from Verona who journeys to Padua in search of a wealthy wife. There he meets Katharina, a self-willed shrew who leads Petruchio on a merry chase before he successfully circumvents her attempts to avoid marriage. After the honeymoon, Kate helps Petruchio win a wager that he has the most obedient wife. In reality, Kate has found a more effective way to dominate her mate
Cataloging source
CIA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Peter Taylor ; original music, Nino Rota ; costume designers, Danilo Donati, Irene Sharaff ; production designers, John de Cuir ... [et al.]
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Audio in English, Spanish or Portuguese ; subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean or Thai ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Cyril Cusack, Michael Hordern, Alfred Lynch, Alan Webb, Michael York, Victor Spinetti
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2011
  • 1925-1984
  • 1910-1993
  • 1911-1995
  • 1931-2003
  • 1906-1982
  • 1942-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Elizabeth
  • Burton, Richard
  • Cusack, Cyril
  • Hordern, Michael
  • Lynch, Alfred
  • Webb, Alan
  • York, Michael
  • Spinetti, Victor
  • Zeffirelli, Franco
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Wagers
  • Mate selection
  • Padua (Italy)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The taming of the shrew [1967], Columbia Pictures ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay by Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1967
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780767828000
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396011090
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01109
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm42749302
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The taming of the shrew [1967], Columbia Pictures ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. Production ; producers, Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Ziffirelli ; screenplay by Paul Dehn, Susu Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1967
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9780767828000
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396011090
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01109
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm42749302
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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