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Benjamin Britten: Peter Grimes

1981 Rated NR 2hr 35m

The Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden is the setting for Elijah Moshinsky's skillful staging of Benjamin Britten's renowned opera "Peter Grimes," starring tenor Jon Vickers as the lonely fisherman who longs for human connection. The production also features soprano Heather Harper as schoolmistress Ellen Orford and bass-baritone Norman Bailey as Capt. Balstrode. Sir Colin Davis conducts.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, Spanish (Neutral), German

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.