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The taming of the shrew: William Shakespeare.

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Author Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
Title The taming of the shrew [DVD] William Shakespeare.
Publisher/Date [London] : BBC Worldwide ; [Pyrmont, N.S.W.] : Roadshow Entertainment [distributor], c2006.
Pagination etc. 1 videodisc (DVD) (126 min.) : sd., col. ; 12 cm.
Series The Shakespeare collection
Contents note "B01137-9"
Originally transmitted in the UK on 23rd October 1980.
A BBC TV Production in association with Time-Life Television.
Creation Note Producer and director, Jonathan Miller.
Performer note Starring John Cleese, Anthony Pedley, John Franklyn-Robbins, Joan Hickson, Susan Penhaligon and Sarah Badel.
Summary Note Baptista has two daughters: Kate and Bianca. Everyone wants to wed the fair Bianca, but nobody's much interested in problem child, Kate. Baptista declares that he won't give Bianca away in a marriage until he's found a husband for Kate, so all the suitors begin busily hunting out a madman who's willing to do it, and they find Petruchio: a man who's come to Padua in search of a rich wife. Petruchio marries Kate with a plan to tame her, while everybody else begins scheming to win Bianca's hand.
Target audience note Censorship rating: G.
Language note Subtitles: English SDH.
Subject Television programs -- Great Britain
Added Author Miller, Jonathan, 1934-
Cleese, John
Badel, Sarah
Pedley, Anthony
Hickson, Joan, 1906-1998
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Taming of the shrew.
Corporate Author BBC Worldwide Ltd
Roadshow Entertainment (Firm)
Shelf Location DVD 822.33 TAMI
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