Becket (1964)

Genre : Historical & War
  
Format:  Becket DVD 
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Once they were the closest of friends, but one man's choice of duty to God over the crown will sunder their friendship and lead to a deadly decision. Peter O'Toole is England's King Henry II, and Richard Burton is Thomas a Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury and Henry's ally-turned-adversary, in this acclaimed historical drama based on Jean Anouilh's play. John Gielgud, Pamela Brown also star. 150 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital stereo, Spanish Dolby Digital stereo, French Dolby Digital stereo; audio commentary by O'Toole; photo gallery; interviews; TV spot; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Adapted Screenplay
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Actor (Peter O'Toole), Best Actor (Richard Burton), Best Supporting Actor (John Gielgud), Best Director (Peter Glenville), Best Cinematography (Color), Best Interior Decoration (Color), Best Sound, Best Score (Substantially Original), Best Editing, Best Costume Design (Color)
 
SKU: D44612
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