In Search of Shakespeare

In Search of Shakespeare

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Cast: Michael Wood

     
 

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The four-part television documentary series In Search of Shakespeare comes to DVD in this two-disc set from PBS DVD Video. This set is presented with a standard full-frame transfer with Dolby Digital Stereo Sound. Closed captions are available. Contains all four parts "A Time of Revolution, "The Lost Years, "The Duty of Poets, and "For

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The four-part television documentary series In Search of Shakespeare comes to DVD in this two-disc set from PBS DVD Video. This set is presented with a standard full-frame transfer with Dolby Digital Stereo Sound. Closed captions are available. Contains all four parts "A Time of Revolution, "The Lost Years, "The Duty of Poets, and "For All Time."

Product Details

Release Date:
02/24/2004
UPC:
0841887001205
Rating:
NR
Source:
Pbs (Direct)
Region Code:
1
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
4:00:00
Sales rank:
9,042

Special Features

Closed Caption; Additional footage not seen in the original PBS broadcast

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Michael Wood Narrator

Technical Credits

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- In Search of Shakespeare
1. Introduction [1:29]
2. The Search for Shakespeare [3:32]
3. "I Name This Child... William..." [4:42]
4. William's Boyhood [7:59]
5. School Years [10:38]
6. The Coventry Mystery Plays [9:25]
7. The Sureties Case [10:02]
8. Arden's Treason [7:15]
9. Credits [1:00]
10. Introduction [2:06]
11. William's Career [8:39]
12. Fractured World [7:53]
13. The Queen's Men [6:31]
14. To be a Writer [10:58]
15. Writing his Own Plays [11:06]
16. Christopher Marlowe [7:38]
17. Credits [1:01]
Disc #2 -- In Search of Shakespeare
1. Introduction [1:45]
2. Searching for a Poet [7:07]
3. Forming a New Company [10:29]
4. Personal Sonnets [6:59]
5. Shakespeare's Dark Lady [7:25]
6. Dangerous Power of the Theatre [11:35]
7. The People on the Streets [9:31]
8. Creditsc [1:00]
9. Introduction [1:50]
10. End of the Elizabethan Age [6:52]
11. Under the Rule of King James [9:35]
12. "The Pressure of the Time" [7:42]
13. Back Home in Stratford [9:28]
14. The Tempest [9:45]
15. Leaving the Theatre [9:35]
16. Credits [1:00]

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