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I, Claudius [videorecording] : the complete series

a BBC Television production ; in association with London Films ; written by Jack Pulman ; produced by Martin Lisemore ; directed by Herbert Wise.
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
An epic tale of ambition, debauchery, and intrigue, the Emmy-winning BBC series is one of the most popular and acclaimed dramas in Masterpiece Theatre history. Based on the novels by Robert Graves, spanning the history of the Roman Empire from Augustus to Nero. Episodes include: A Touch of Murder, Waiting in the Wings, What Shall We Do About Claudius?, Poison is Queen, Some Justice, plus extended versions of episodes one and two, and bonus features.
Director
Herbert Wise
Performer(s)
Brian Blessed, Derek Jacobi, John Hurt, George Baker, Patrick Stewart, Siân Phillips.
Release Date
1976
Run Time
668 min.
Language
Closed-captioned.
Rating
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Notes
Title from container.
Release date: Mar. 27, 2012.
Based on the novels by Robert Graves.
DVD release of episodes originally broadcast on television in 1976.
Bonus features: Extended versions of episodes 1 and 2 ; behind the scenes ; The epic that never was, documentary ; Derek Jacobi interview ; favorite scenes of the cast and director.
Uniform title
I, Claudius (Television program)
Edition
35th anniversary ed.
ISBN(s)
9781598287509, 1598287508,
Published
[United States] :Acorn Media,[2012]
Publisher no.
8750 Acorn Media
AMP-8750 Acorn Media
Description
5 videodiscs (668 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. DVD ; fullscreen (4:3) presentation ; Dolby digital mono.
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