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The Resource Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rappaccini's daughter, Monterey Video ; a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Herbert Hartig ; directed by Dezsö Magyar, (videorecording)

Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rappaccini's daughter, Monterey Video ; a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Herbert Hartig ; directed by Dezsö Magyar, (videorecording)

Label
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rappaccini's daughter
Title
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rappaccini's daughter
Statement of responsibility
Monterey Video ; a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Herbert Hartig ; directed by Dezsö Magyar
Title variation
Rappaccini's daughter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in 18th Century Italy, this is the tale of a young scholar named Giovanni who falls in love with a beautiful, yet forbidden, girl. Beatrice 's strange and unearthly beauty masks a terrifying curse which Giovanni tragically discovers. Her father, the mysterious Dr. Rappaccini, has made her the subject of a diabolical experiment. In Giovanni's attempt to free Beatrice from the control of her father and to escape the effect she has on him, he unwittingly destroys her
Cataloging source
TJC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Mike Fash ; editor, Jay Freund ; music composed and conducted by Elizabeth Swados
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
PerformerNote
Host, Henry Fonda ; starring Kristoffer Tabori (Giovanni), Kathleen Beller (Beatrice), Michael Egan (Baglioni), Leonardo Cimino (Rappaccini)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1926-
  • 1905-1982
  • 1804-1864
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skaggs, Calvin
  • Hartig, Herbert
  • Magyar, Dezső
  • Tabori, Kristoffer
  • Beller, Kathleen
  • Egan, Michael
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
  • Learning in Focus, inc
  • Monterey Video (Firm)
  • Monterey Media Inc
Runtime
57
Series statement
American short story collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Intellectuals
  • Short stories, American
  • Italy
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rappaccini's daughter, Monterey Video ; a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Herbert Hartig ; directed by Dezsö Magyar, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Broadcast as part of the PBS television series The American short story in 1980
  • Special features: Author bio [text feature]; Actor bios [text feature]; Printable study guide [requires a DVD-ROM drive]; About the ASSC [text feature]; Transcript interview [with Robert Geller]; Henry Fonda intro (2 min.); Watch for these DVD's [text feature]; Trailer[s] (5 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Poison garden -- Forbidden daughter -- Meeting -- Fever or poison? -- Confrontation -- Kiss
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Isbn
9781569944301
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233363623
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
336362
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm60411300
  • (OCoLC)60411300
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nathaniel Hawthorne's Rappaccini's daughter, Monterey Video ; a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Herbert Hartig ; directed by Dezsö Magyar, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Broadcast as part of the PBS television series The American short story in 1980
  • Special features: Author bio [text feature]; Actor bios [text feature]; Printable study guide [requires a DVD-ROM drive]; About the ASSC [text feature]; Transcript interview [with Robert Geller]; Henry Fonda intro (2 min.); Watch for these DVD's [text feature]; Trailer[s] (5 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Poison garden -- Forbidden daughter -- Meeting -- Fever or poison? -- Confrontation -- Kiss
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (57 min.)
Isbn
9781569944301
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012233363623
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
336362
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm60411300
  • (OCoLC)60411300
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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