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The king is alive

Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional explo...

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Corporate Authors: Newmarket Capital Group LP., Good Machine International, Inc. (Firm), Zoetrope Entertainment 5 (Firm), MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Other Authors: Kruijer, Patricia., Windeløv, Vibeke., Levring, Kristian, 1957-, Jensen, Anders Thomas, 1972-, Anderson, Miles., Bohringer, Romane., Bradley, David, 1955-, Calder, David, 1946-, Davison, Bruce, 1946-, James, Brion, 1945-, Kubheka, Peter., Kunene, Vusi., Leigh, Jennifer Jason, 1958-, McTeer, Janet., Walker, Chris., Williams, Lia., Schlosser, Jens., Harris, Nicholas Wayman., Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Format: Video DVD
Language:English
Published: [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, [2002], c2000.
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Summary:Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional exploration. And in a beautifully futile gesture, they begin to rehearse a production of Shakespeare's King Lear, which helps pry open a few fragile psyches.
Item Description:Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000.
Inspired from "King Lear" by William Shakespeare.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD, stereo., surround, Region 1 encoding.
Audience:MPAA rating: R, for sexuality and language.
Production Credits:Director of photography, Jens Schlosser ; editor, Nicholas Wayman Harris.
ISBN:079285358X
Access:FOR HOME USE ONLY.