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Monteverdi: L'Incoronazione de Poppea

2000 Rated NR 2hr 30m

For this spectacular 1993 French production, Baroque music authority Rene Jacobs reconstructs one of the world's first operas, "The Coronation of Poppea," written in 1642 by Claudio Monteverdi and subsequently destroyed in a fire. Patricia Schumann, Richard Croft, Jeffrey Gall and Kathleen Kuhlmann star in this version, which follows the trials and triumphs of Poppea Sabina, Roman empress and cunning wife of the notorious Nero.

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Movie Details

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

Full Screen 1.33:1


French, English, Japanese

Closed captioned


Language and sound

Italian: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.