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The Resource A man for all seasons, Columbia [presents] Fred Zinnemann's film of ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann

A man for all seasons, Columbia [presents] Fred Zinnemann's film of ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann

Label
A man for all seasons
Title
A man for all seasons
Statement of responsibility
Columbia [presents] Fred Zinnemann's film of ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Actor
Screenwriter
Author
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sir Thomas More, Chancellor of England, has an unquestioning faith. As a devout Catholic, More refuses to support King Henry VIII's divorce from Catherine of Aragon. In quest of a son, Henry wants to marry his mistress, Anne Boleyn. When the petulant king breaks with Rome and the Pope, More resigns his chancellorship in protest. Unsure in his new position as head of the Church of England, the king is unnerved by More's continued refusal to acknowledge his suzerainty. For his stubborn convictions, More ends up imprisoned in the Tower of London. For holding devotion to God and the Church dearer than his loyalty to the King, More dies
Awards note
1966 Academy Awards for: Best Costume Design, Color--Elizabeth Haffenden, Joan Bridge ; Best Cinematography, Color--Ted Moore ; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium--Robert Bolt ; Best Director--Fred Zinnemann ; Best Actor in a Leading Role (Scofield) ; Best Picture--Fred Zinnemann.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Man for all seasons (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photographed by Ted Moore ; editor, Ralph Kemplen ; production designer, John Box ; costume design, Elizabeth Haffenden, Joan Bridge ; art director, Terence Marsh ; music composed and conducted by Georges Delerue
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: Rated G; Canadian Home Video Rating: Rated G
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English, French, or Portuguese; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.H5
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • M26 2006
  • .M3594 2006
PerformerNote
Wendy Hiller (Alice More), Leo McKern (Cromwell), Robert Shaw (Henry VIII), Orson Welles (Cardinal Wolsey), Susannah York (Margaret More), Paul Scofield (Thomas More), Nigel Davenport (Duke of Norfolk), John Hurt (Rich), Corin Redgrave (Roper), Colin Blakely (Matthew), Cyril Luckham (Archbishop Cranmer), Vanessa Redgrave (Anne Boleyn)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1997
  • 1912-2003
  • 1920-2002
  • 1927-1978
  • 1915-1985
  • 1922-2008
  • 1940-2017
  • 1907-1989
  • 1937-
  • 1914-1987
  • 1912-2004
  • 1906-1976
  • 1912-2009
  • 1925-1992
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zinnemann, Fred
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Hiller, Wendy
  • McKern, Leo
  • Shaw, Robert
  • Welles, Orson
  • York, Susannah
  • Scofield, Paul
  • Davenport, Nigel
  • Hurt, John
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • Blakely, Colin
  • Luckham, Cyril
  • Redgrave, Vanessa
  • Moore, Ted
  • Kemplen, Ralph
  • Haffenden, Elizabeth
  • Bridge, Joan
  • Delerue, Georges
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Highland Films
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Henry
  • Anne Boleyn
  • More, Thomas
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Henry
  • More, Thomas
  • More, Thomas
  • Henry
  • Anne Boleyn
  • More, Thomas
  • Henry
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Divorce
  • Church and state
  • Christian saints
  • Kings and rulers
  • Loyalty
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • England
  • Divorce
  • Divorce
  • Divorce
  • Christian saints
  • Church and state
  • Divorce
  • Kings and rulers
  • Loyalty
  • Manners and customs
  • England
  • Great Britain
  • Divorce
  • Church and state
  • Church and state
  • England
  • Divorce
  • Church and state
  • Church and state
  • England
Technique
live action
Label
A man for all seasons, Columbia [presents] Fred Zinnemann's film of ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Robert Bolt
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Special features: The life of Saint Thomas More [featurette] (2006, 18 min) ; trailers (3 min.)
  • Production company: Highland Films
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • tdi
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Start -- A butcher's summons -- With the Cardinal -- Petitions -- Home to Chelsea -- Saying "No" to a heretic -- The Duke of Norfolk -- The new Lord Chancellor -- "Surprise" visit -- Quiet words -- Catching the tide -- A bad, dangerous spy -- Rich & the new secretary -- The King's answer -- More resigns -- Explaining his decision -- The King's wedding day -- A letter -- Conversation with Cromwell -- Ending a friendship -- News of the oath -- In the tower -- An inquiry -- Family visit -- The trial -- Richard Rich testifies -- Verdict & Discharge -- Sentence carried out
Control code
ocm82144505
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781424847471
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396180857
  • 00043396180857
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
18085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)82144505
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 or mono; anamorphic widescreen presentation, 1.66:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A man for all seasons, Columbia [presents] Fred Zinnemann's film of ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Link
Publication
Note
  • From the play by Robert Bolt
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1966
  • Special features: The life of Saint Thomas More [featurette] (2006, 18 min) ; trailers (3 min.)
  • Production company: Highland Films
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • spoken word
Content type code
  • tdi
  • spw
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Start -- A butcher's summons -- With the Cardinal -- Petitions -- Home to Chelsea -- Saying "No" to a heretic -- The Duke of Norfolk -- The new Lord Chancellor -- "Surprise" visit -- Quiet words -- Catching the tide -- A bad, dangerous spy -- Rich & the new secretary -- The King's answer -- More resigns -- Explaining his decision -- The King's wedding day -- A letter -- Conversation with Cromwell -- Ending a friendship -- News of the oath -- In the tower -- An inquiry -- Family visit -- The trial -- Richard Rich testifies -- Verdict & Discharge -- Sentence carried out
Control code
ocm82144505
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 120 min.)
Isbn
9781424847471
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396180857
  • 00043396180857
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
18085
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)82144505
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 or mono; anamorphic widescreen presentation, 1.66:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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