Loves Labours Lost - The BBC Shakespeare Collection DVD - NEW & SEALED
Love's Labour's Lost
"Let us once lose our oaths to find ourselves,
Or else we lose ourselves to keep our oaths."
Starring Jenny Agutter, Maureen Lipman, Jonathon Kent and Christopher Blake...
When the King of Navarre and three of his lords vow to renounce women and devote themselves to study, they have forgotten the forthcoming arrival of the Princess of France and her attractive ladies-in-waiting...
This production of Shakespeare’s comedy highlights his satire of intellectual pride and pedantry. Wit and word-play are the weapons in the play’s sparkling conflicts and this cast performs magnificently in capturing the perfect tone for Shakespeare’s playful and elaborate poetry.
In 1978, the BBC set itself the task of filming all of William Shakespeare's plays for television. The resulting productions, renowned for their loyalty to the text, utilised the best theatrical and television directors and brought great performances from leading contemporary actors. The full listing of plays are shown below.
We have all the other DVDs available in this series which is part of William Shakespeare - A Complete Collection a BBC production of Shakespeare plays from 1978-1985 starring a list of some of our best loved actors and actresses such as Sir Laurence Olivier, Sir John Gielgud, Helen Mirren, John Hurt, Felicity Kendall, John Cleese, Diana Rigg, the list goes on and on...
PLEASE NOTE : This is the official and original Full Size DVD case version produced for the UK market - NEW and SEALED
- Universal For All Classification (Suitable For All)