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Catherine the Great / HBO Miniseries presents ; in association with Sky ; a New Pictures/Origin Pictures production ; producer, Jules Hussey ; written by Nigel Williams ; directed by Philip Martin.

Martin, Philip (Television director), (television director.). Williams, Nigel, 1948- (screenwriter.). Hussey, Jules, (television producer.). Mirren, Helen, (actor.). Clarke, Jason, 1969- (actor.). Kinnear, Rory, 1978- (actor.). McKee, Gina, 1964- (actor.). McNally, Kevin, (actor.). Roxburgh, Richard, (actor.). Quinn, Joseph (Actor), (actor.). Russell, Clive, 1945- (actor.). Kaye, Paul, 1965- (actor.). Ritter, Paul (Actor), (actor.). Meschede, Maja, (costume designer.). Gregson-Williams, Rupert, (composer (expression)). Gazzard, Stuart, (editor of moving image work.). Macarthur, Selina, (editor of moving image work.). Burton, Tom (Production designer), (production designer.). Howell, Stuart, (director of photography.). HBO miniseries (Firm), (presenter.). Sky Television, (presenter.). New Pictures (Firm), (production company.). Origin Pictures, (production company.). Sky Atlantic (Firm), (broadcaster.). Home Box Office (Firm), (broadcaster.). Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Helen Mirren, Jason Clarke, Rory Kinnear, Gina McKee, Kevin R. McNally, Richard Roxburgh, Joseph Quinn, Clive Russell, Paul Kaye, Paul Ritter. (Cast).

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  • 0 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Oscar® winner Helen Mirren stars in the enthralling HBO® drama CATHERINE THE GREAT, delivering a regal performance as the brilliant monarch who ruled the Russian empire and transformed its place in the world in the 18th century. Over the course of four episodes, this limited series charts Catherine's tumultuous reign as the cunning and ambitious empress fights off threats to her crown, wages war with the Ottoman Empire and expands Russia's borders as fas as the Black Sea and Crimea. Beyond the tale of a political success story against all odds, the series chronicles the passionate love affair between Catherine and Russian military leader Grigory Potemkin.... -- from back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC CAT (Text) COMPLETE SET 33892100740357 Adult New DVDs DVD System_Only_3months 06/21/2021 Checked out 10/01/2021

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs : digital sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Burbank, California : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on television as mini-series on Sky Atlantic in the United Kingdom and HBO in the United States in 2020.
"Widescreen 16x9 2.0:1 letterbox format"--Container.
"an HBO miniseries" -- from front cover.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television program in 2019.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc one. Episode one ; Episode two -- Disc two. Episode three ; Episode four.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Costume designer, Maja Meschede ; composer, Rupert Gregson-Williams ; editor, Stuart Gazzard (episode 1, 3), Selina Macarthur (episodes 2, 4) ; production, Tom Burton ; director of photography, Stuart Howell.
Participant or Performer Note:
Helen Mirren, Jason Clarke, Rory Kinnear, Gina McKee, Kevin R. McNally, Richard Roxburgh, Joseph Quinn, Clive Russell, Paul Kaye, Paul Ritter.
Summary, etc.:
Oscar® winner Helen Mirren stars in the enthralling HBO® drama CATHERINE THE GREAT, delivering a regal performance as the brilliant monarch who ruled the Russian empire and transformed its place in the world in the 18th century. Over the course of four episodes, this limited series charts Catherine's tumultuous reign as the cunning and ambitious empress fights off threats to her crown, wages war with the Ottoman Empire and expands Russia's borders as fas as the Black Sea and Crimea. Beyond the tale of a political success story against all odds, the series chronicles the passionate love affair between Catherine and Russian military leader Grigory Potemkin.... -- from back cover.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD-R; widescreen (16x9, 2.0:1) presentation; 5.1 surround.
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives"--Container.
Language Note:
In English with optional English SDH (subtitles for the hearing impaired).
Subject: Catherine II, Empress of Russia, 1729-1796 > Drama.
Potemkin, Grigori♯Ư Aleksandrovich, kni͡a͡zʹ, 1739-1791 > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Empresses > Russia > Drama.
Russia > History > Catherine II, 1762-1796 > Drama.
Russia > Kings and rulers > Drama.
Genre: Biographical television programs.
Historical television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Drama.

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