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Richard III / directed by Richard Loncraine ; produced by Lisa Katselas Parè and Stephen Bayly ; screenplay by Ian McKellan and Ricahrd Loncraine.

Broadbent, Jim. (Added Author). McKellen, Ian. (Added Author). Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965- (Added Author). Loncraine, Richard. (Added Author). Bayly, Stephen. (Added Author). Bening, Annette. (Added Author). Paré, Lisa Katselas. (Added Author). Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 King Richard III. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Ian McKellen, Annette Bening, Jim Broadbent, Robert Downey, Jr. (Cast).


In 1930's Britain, in the wake of a bloody civil war, the younger brother of the new King sets in motion a monstrous scheme to claim the throne for himself. Updated version of Shakespeare's tale.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792844041
  • ISBN: 9780792844044
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, [1995]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the play of the same title by William Shakespeare ; based on a stage production by Richard Eyre.
Opening Credits: With the assistance of British Screen, a Bayly/ Paré production, developed in association with First Look pictures.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Peter Biziou; editor, Paul Green; music, Trevor Jones.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ian McKellen, Annette Bening, Jim Broadbent, Robert Downey, Jr.
Target Audience Note:
Rating R: 18+
Original Version Note:
Originally relesed as a motion picture Great Britain : United Artists Pictures/British Screen/a Bayly/Paré Production developed in association with First Look Pictures, 1995.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Colour recording system: NTSC ; Region 1.
Language Note:
English (surround) and French (mono) language soundtracks with subtitles available in English, French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Film adaptations.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Television adaptations.
Richard III, King of England, 1452-1485 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff Municipal Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Poplar Bluff - Main Library.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Poplar Bluff - Main Library MOVIE RICHARD (Text) 38420101799159 MOVIES Available -

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