William Christie: Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria
Adrian Noble of the Royal Shakespeare Company directs this minimalist adaptation of Claudio Monteverdi's 1641 opera, performed in 2002 at the Aix-en-Provence festival in France under the artistic direction of William Christie. The plot chronicles the experiences of a young Ulysses (tenor Kresimir Spicer) as he returns home after fighting in the Trojan War, only to find that his wife (mezzo-soprano Marijana Mijanovic) has attracted many suitors.
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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Widescreen Anamorphic 1.78:1Subtitles
English, Spanish (Neutral), Italian, FrenchClosed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
Italian: Dolby Digital 5.1, Italian: PCM StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it