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Dido and Aeneas

1996 Rated NR 1hr

With Richard Hickox conducting, Peter Maniura directs this lush adaptation of Henry Purcell's classic opera about the tragic love between the legendary queen of Carthage and the fugitive prince of Troy. Maria Ewing and Karl Daymond turn in a pair of outstanding performances as the star-crossed lovers, leading a stellar cast that also includes Sally Burgess, Jamie McDougall, Francois Testory and Patricia Rozario.

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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, French, German

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: PCM Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.