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The Resource A man for all seasons, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann, (videorecording)

A man for all seasons, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann, (videorecording)

Label
A man for all seasons
Title
A man for all seasons
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sir Thomas More, one of Henry VIII's closest aides, chooses conscience over duty in opposing Henry's marriage to Anne Boleyn, bringing him into direct conflict with the king
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1966: Best picture; best director (Zinnemann); best actor (Scofield); best screenplay adaptation; best cinematography, color; best costume design, color.
  • Golden Globe Awards: best motion picture drama; best director; best actor (Scofield), best screenplay.
  • New York Film Critics Circle Awards: Best picture, best director, best actor (Scofield), best screenplay.
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Tom Moore ; editor, Ralph Kemplan ; music by Georges Delerue
Intended audience
Rated G
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired; dialog and subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Wendy Hiller, Leo McKern, Robert Shaw, Orson Welles, Susannah York, Paul Scofield, Thomas More, Nigel Davenport, John Hurt, Corin Redgrave
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1997
  • 1920-2002
  • 1915-1985
  • 1927-1978
  • 1940-
  • 1925-1992
  • 1914-1987
  • 1912-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zinnemann, Fred
  • Hiller, Wendy
  • McKern, Leo
  • Welles, Orson
  • Shaw, Robert
  • York, Susannah
  • Scofield, Paul
  • Davenport, Nigel
  • Hurt, John
  • Redgrave, Corin
  • Delerue, Georges
  • Moore, Ted
  • Kemplan, Ralph
  • Bolt, Robert
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • More, Thomas
  • Cromwell, Thomas
  • Henry
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
  • Golden Globe Awards
  • New York Film Critics Circle Awards
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
A man for all seasons, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Robert Bolt
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Side A: widescreen; side B: full screen
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm41227035
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780767827072
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col., double-sided
Publisher number
03256
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1) and full screen versions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A man for all seasons, Columbia Pictures ; screenplay by Robert Bolt ; produced and directed by Fred Zinnemann, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Robert Bolt
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1966
  • Side A: widescreen; side B: full screen
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm41227035
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 120 min.)
Isbn
9780767827072
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col., double-sided
Publisher number
03256
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1) and full screen versions
Video recording format
DVD
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