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Title Cleopatra [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; screenplay by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Ranald MacDougall and Sidney Buchman ; produced by Walter Wanger ; directed by Joseph L. Mankiewicz.

Edition 50th anniversary ed.
Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2013]
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 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F CLEOPA    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (251 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
video file Blu Ray region A 29 mbps rda
digital optical DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 Dolby Digital 5.1 Dolby Digital 4.0 DTS 5.1 rda
System Details Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (2.20:1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), Dolby Digital 4.0 (English), Dolby Digital 5.1 (Spanish), DTS 5.1 (French); AVC @ 29 MBPS; 50GB dual layer; requires Blu-ray player.
Language English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue; Spanish, French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note Based upon histories by Plutarch, Suetonius Appian, other ancient sources and The life and times of Cleopatra by C.M. Franzero.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Special features: Commentary with Chris Mankiewicz, Tom Mankiewicz, Martin Landau and Jack Brodsky; Cleopatra through the ages: a cultural history; Cleopatra's missing footage; The Cleopatra papers: a private correspondence; continued film commentary; Cleopatra: the film that changed Hollywood; The fourth star of Cleopatra; Fox movietone news: archival footage of the New York premiere and Archival footage of the Hollywood premiere.
Cast Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Pamela Brown, George Cole, Hume Cronyn, Cesare Danova, Kenneth Haigh, Andrew Keir, Martin Landau, Roddy McDowall, Robert Stephens.
Credits Music composer and conductor, Alex North ; choreography, Hermes Pan ; director of photography, Leon Shamroy ; editor, Dorothy Spencer.
Contents Disc 1. Cleopatra, part 1. Extras: Cleopatra through the ages: a cultural history; Cleopatra's missing footage; Fox Movie Channel presents Fox legacy with Tom Rothman; Commentary with Chris Mankiewicz, Tom Mankiewicz, Martin Landau and Jack Brodsky; The Cleopatra papers: a private correspondence -- Disc 2. Cleopatra, part 2. Extra: Cleopatra: the film that changed Hollywood; The fourth star of Cleopatra; Fox Movietone news; Commentary with Chris Mankiewicz, Tom Mankiewicz, Martin Landau and Jack Brodsky; Theatrical trailers.
Audience Rating: G; CHV rating: G.
Summary Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of this epic-spectacle; its opulence and sweeping grandeur have never been more glorious. Elizabeth Taylor stars as Cleopatra, the glamorous and cunning queen of Egypt. To secure her hold on power, she seduces the rulers of Rome, only to meet her match in Marc Antony, played by Richard Burton. Their passionate romance could decide the fate of the world's greatest empires.
Subject Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, -30 BC -- Drama.
Antonius, Marcus, 83 BC?-30 BC -- Drama.
Caesar, Julius -- Drama.
Egypt -- History -- 332-30 BC -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Antonius, Marcus, 83 BC?-30 BC (OCoLC)fst01804903 -- Videodiscs.
Caesar, Julius (OCoLC)fst00031693 -- Videodiscs.
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, -30 BC (OCoLC)fst01802070 -- Videodiscs.
Egypt (OCoLC)fst01208755 -- Videodiscs.
Chronological Term 332 - 30 BC -- Videodiscs.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Mankiewicz, Joseph L., film director, screenwriter.
MacDougall, Ranald, screenwriter.
Buchman, Sidney, 1902-1975, screenwriter.
Wanger, Walter, 1894-1968, film producer.
Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011, actor.
Burton, Richard, 1925-1984, actor.
Harrison, Rex, actor.
Brown, Pamela, 1917-1975, actor.
Cole, George, 1925- actor.
Cronyn, Hume, actor.
Danova, Cesare, 1926-1992, actor.
Haigh, Kenneth, 1929- actor.
Keir, Andrew, 1926-1997, actor.
Landau, Martin, 1928- actor.
McDowall, Roddy, actor.
Shamroy, Leon, 1901-1974, director of photography.
Spencer, Dorothy, 1909-2002, film editor.
North, Alex, composer.
Pan, Hermes, 1905-1990, choreographer.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Cleopatra (Motion picture : 1963)
Standard No. 024543774594
Music No. 2277459 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
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