Iceman cometh based on Eugene O'Neill's play; Rhinoceros based on Eugáene Ionesco's play; A delicate balance based on Edward Albee's play; Butley based on Simon Gray's play; Luther based on John Osborne's play; In celebration based on David Storey's play; Man in the glass booth based on Robert Shaw's play; Three sisters based on Anton Chekhov's play Tri sestry; Galileo based on Bertolt Brecht's play; Maids based on Jean Genet's play Bonnes; Homecoming based on Harold Pinter's play; Jacques Brel is alive and well and living in Paris based on Jacques Brel's play; Philadelphia, here I come based on Brian Friel's play; Lost in the stars based on Alan Paton's novel.
Originally released as motion pictures 1970-1975.
Features: interviews, essays by Michael Feingold, American Film Theatre scrapbook, and more.
v.. Iceman cometh / directed by John Frankenheimer -- v.. Rhinoceros / directed by Tom O'Horgan -- v.. A delicate balance / directed by Tony Richardson -- v.. Butley / directed by Harold Pinter -- v.. Luther / directed by Guy Green -- v.. In celebration / directed by Lindsay Anderson -- v.. Man in the glass booth / directed by Arthur Hiller -- v.. Three sisters / directed by Laurence Olivier, John Sichel -- v.. Galileo / directed by Joseph Losey -- v.. Maids / directed by Christopher Miles -- v.. Homecoming / directed by Peter Hall -- v.. Jacques Brel is alive and well and living in Paris / directed by Denis Héroux -- v.. Philadelphia, here I come / directed by John Quested -- v.. Lost in the stars / directed by Daniel Mann.
Lee Marvin, Zero Mostel, Katharine Hepburn, Alan Bates, Judi Dench.
A collection of motion pictures based on popular plays and novels of the twentieth century.