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

Available copies

  • 10 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library COMEDY TAM DVD (Text) 37814003414670 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD None 10/28/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767828003
  • ISBN: 9780767828000
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version (2.35:first).
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Special features: production notes; theatrical trailer; bonus trailer; talent files.
Creation/Production 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.].
Participant or Performer Note:
Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Cyril Cusack, Michael Hordern, Alfred Lynch, Alan Webb, Michael York, Victor Spinetti, Natasha Pyne.
Summary, etc.:
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.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 mono.
Language Note:
English, Portuguese or Spanish dialogue, Chinese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Film adaptations.
Man-woman relationships > Italy > Padua > Drama.
Sex role > Drama.
Wagers > Drama.
Relaciones hombre-mujer > Italia > Padua > Teatro.
Genre: English drama > Early modern and Elizabethan, 1500-1600.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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