King David

United States, 1985

Film
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Traces the life of the lowly shepherd boy who ascended to the throne of ancient Israel from his childhood battle with Goliath to his self-destructive passion for Bathsheba. Stars Richard Gere.

Credits

production designer

Ken Adam

director

Bruce Beresford

producer

Martin Elfand

production company

Paramount Pictures

Language

English

Duration

01:50:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

36811

Audience classification

MA

Subject categories

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Bible films

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - United States

Literature → Bible films

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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