Pericles, Prince of Tyre

Pericles, Prince of Tyre

DVD - 2001?
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A dramatization of Shakespeare's play, Pericles, Prince of Tyre. The story, which first appeared in medieval literature, is that of the Prince of Tyre, who is pursued by the vengeance of King Antiochus because he discovered the monarch's incestuous relationship with his daughter. Fleeing from place to place, Pericles is shipwrecked, courts and marries Thaisa. Their child, Marina, raised by friends when Thaisa is believed to have died, is kidnapped by pirates and sold into a brothel before Thaisa is discovered alive and the family is joyfully reunited.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Time-Life Films ; New York : Distributed by Ambrose Video, [2001?]
Branch Call Number: DVD 822.33 SHAKESPE, U1, BBC
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (177 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Shakespeare, William 1564-1616. Pericles.


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