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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]

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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
9781604652536
1604652535
Standard No. 715515055215 set
Music No. ECL089 Criterion Collection (set)
ECL092 Criterion Collection
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