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Part of the cable series "HBO Theatre", this is a videotaped presentation of the 1980 Broadway revival of the musical.

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Marty Callner

Writers:

Alan Jay Lerner (play), Alan Jay Lerner (screenplay version)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Richard Harris ... King Arthur
Meg Bussert Meg Bussert ... Queen Guenevere
Richard Muenz Richard Muenz ... Lancelot Du Lac
Barrie Ingham ... King Pellinore
James Valentine James Valentine ... Merlyn
Richard Backus ... Mordred
William Parry William Parry ... Sir Dinadan
Thor Fields Thor Fields ... Tom Of Warwick
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jeanne Caryl Jeanne Caryl ... Nimue
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Part of the cable series "HBO Theatre", this is a videotaped presentation of the 1980 Broadway revival of the musical.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 September 1982 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kamelot See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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[first spoken lines]
King Arthur: Why is Guinevere in that castle, behind walls I cannot enter? Why am I on the far side on the channel on this dark and dismal plain waiting an angry dawn to do battle against the man I love, for the woman I love?
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By far the best!
29 May 2002 | by StroudnyrfanSee all my reviews

I have seen many performances of Camelot, and this is by far the best. I hope it will soon be released on DVD so everyone can enjoy this truly fabulous production! The "film" versions of Broadway musicals have always lacked the special feeling of "live theater"- but this production truly captures the unique feeling of the New York stage.


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