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Title Bernard Shaw's Androcles and the lion / an RKO Radio picture ; Gabriel Pascal presents ; produced by Gabriel Pascal ; screen adaptation by Chester Erskine and Ken Englund ; directed by Chester Erskine.

Publication Info. [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 Windsor Locks Public Library - Adult Department  DVD ANDROCLES    In Transit
Description 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Eclipse, series 20, George Bernard Shaw on film
Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 20, George Bernard Shaw on film.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Cast Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Robert Newton, Maurice Evans, Alan Young, Elsa Lanchester, Reginald Gardiner, Gene Lockhart, Noel Willman.
Credits Cinematography, Harry Stradling ; editor, Roland Gross ; music, Frederick Hollander.
Note Based on the play by Bernard Shaw.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Issued in slipcase with "Major Barbara" and "Caesar and Cleopatra."
Summary A Christian slave pulls a thorn from a lion's paw and is spared from death in the Colosseum as a result of this kind act.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Lion -- Rome -- Drama.
Animal welfare -- Rome -- Drama.
Colosseum (Rome, Italy) -- Drama.
Enslaved persons -- Rome -- Drama.
Human-animal relationships -- Rome -- Drama.
Added Author Pascal, Gabriel, 1894-1954. Producer.
Erskine, Chester, 1905-1986. Director.
Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Screenwriter.
Englund, Ken. Screenwriter.
Simmons, Jean, 1929-2010. Actor.
Mature, Victor. Actor.
Newton, Robert, 1905-1956. Actor.
Evans, Maurice, 1901-1989. Actor.
Young, Alan, 1919-2016. Actor.
Lanchester, Elsa, 1902-1986. Actor.
Gardiner, Reginald, 1903-1980. Actor.
Lockhart, Gene, 1891-1957. Actor.
Willman, Noel, 1918-1988. Actor.
Hollaender, Friedrich. Composer.
RKO Radio Pictures.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Androcles and the lion
ISBN 9781604652505 set
1604652500 set
Standard No. 715515055215 set
Music No. ECL089 Criterion Collection (set)
ECL092 Criterion Collection
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