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The taming of the shrew

Author: Franco ZeffirelliPaul DehnSuso Cecchi d'AmicoElizabeth TaylorRichard BurtonAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1999] ©1967
Series: Columbia classics (DVD videodiscs)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Spanish language materials
Portuguese language materials
Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedies
Teatro
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Franco Zeffirelli; Paul Dehn; Suso Cecchi d'Amico; Elizabeth Taylor; Richard Burton; Cyril Cusack; Michael Hordern; Alfred Lynch; Alan Webb; Michael York; Victor Spinetti; Natasha Pyne; Oswald Morris; Peter Taylor; Nino Rota; William Shakespeare; Columbia Pictures Corporation,; Royal Films International (Firm); F.A.I. (Films Artistici Internazionali); Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0767828003 9780767828000 5555291914 9785555291912
OCLC Number: 42749302
Language Note: English, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Special features: production notes; theatrical trailer; bonus trailer; talent files.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967.
Credits: Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Peter Taylor ; original music, Nino Rota.
Cast: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Cyril Cusack, Michael Hordern, Alfred Lynch, Alan Webb, Michael York, Victor Spinetti, Natasha Pyne.
Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Contents: Special features: production notes; theatrical trailer; bonus trailer; talent files.
Series Title: Columbia classics (DVD videodiscs)
Other Titles: William Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew
Taming of the shrew (Motion picture : 1967)
Taming of the shrew (Motion picture : 1967).
Taming of the shrew (Motion picture : 1967).
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures Corporation presents a Burton-Zeffirelli production ; a Royal Films International/F.A.I. production ; screenplay by Paul Dehn, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Franco Zeffirelli ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli ; [produced by Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor, Franco Zeffirelli].

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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.

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