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Becket DVD & Blu-ray

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Overview
Peter O'Toole delivers an electrifying performance as the mischievous King Henry II who shocks England by appointing his fellow rogue and trusted valet Thomas Becket (Richard Burton in a career-defining role) as Chancellor. Nominated for 12 Academy Awards®, Becket continues to set the standard for period biopics. Meticulously restored, packed with extras. 2 ½ hrs, 1 DVD or Blu-ray disc.
DVD Extras
• Theatrical trailer
• Still gallery
• Interviews with editor Anne V. Coats and composer Laurence Rosenthal
• Archival interviews with Richard Burton
• Commentary with Peter O'Toole
Details
Packaging: Boxed
Run Time: 150 minutes
Format: Widescreen
Number of discs: 1
Language: English
Foreign Language Subtitles: No
Color or B&W: Color
CC: No
SDH: No
Region Code: 1
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Audio Format: 501 Dolby
Rating: PG-13
Cast
Richard Burton, Peter O'Toole, John Gielgud
Awards
Becket won the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay, and was nominated for eleven other awards, including for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Supporting Actor, and twice for Best Actor. This is one of only eight films to receive more than one Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. In this instance, Peter O'Toole and Richard Burton were so nominated.
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