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The Pirates of Penzance (video recording)

Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operetta tells the story of Frederick, who has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attempts to bring them to justice.

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  • "The Stratford Festival presents Gilbert & Sullivan"@en
  • "Brian MacDonald's production of The pirates of Penzance"
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  • "Gilbert & Sullivan's Pirates of Penzance"
  • "Gilbert & Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance"@en
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  • ""Pirates of Penzance" #9, 23 Nov. '82"@en

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  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operetta tells the story of Frederick, who has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attempts to bring them to justice."@en
  • "Kevin Kline and singer Linda Ronstadt star in this energetic version of the Gilbert and Sullivan musical, updated in a farcical, irreverent style. Kline stars as the handsome pirate king with a heart of gold. (Circulates)."
  • "Dance with piano accompaniment."@en
  • "Feature film from the USA. Musical. Screen adaptation of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operetta."
  • "Home use only."@en
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Frederic, a "slave to duty" pirate, and the lowly band of "orphaned" pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production."@en
  • "Mistaken identity is the key to this swashbuckling tale."@en
  • "Presentation of Gilbert and Sullivan's love story between the Captain's daughter Josephine and Ralph Rackstraw aboard the H.M.S. Pinafore."
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's hillarious operetta tells the story of an orphan named Frederic. The son of a wealthy 19th century man, his fate takes a sudden twist after his father's death."@en
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's hillarious operetta tells the story of an orphan named Frederic. The son of a wealthy 19th century man, his fate takes a sudden twist after his father's death."
  • "Frederic has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attempts to bring them to justice."@en
  • "This Gilbert and Sullivan classic pits British bobbies against unlikely pirates on the Cornish coast."
  • "British bobbies have to contend against unlikely pirates on the Cornish coast in this clever operetta."@en
  • "Operetta about an apprentice pirate who expects to be released on his 21st birthday but is disappointed to discover he was born on February 29th."
  • "A group of pirates who can't seem to make piracy pay, fall in love with the ten daughters of a major general."
  • "Gilbert & Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity. A group of pirates who can't seem to make piracy pay fall in love with the ten daughters of a major general."@en
  • "Film of a live performance of the New York Shakespeare Festival production The pirates of Penzance at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park. The film contains excerpts featuring Linda Ronstadt, George Rose and Rex Smith. There are abrupt cuts and the film ends abruptly."@en
  • "Screen version of the classic Gilbert and Sullivan story of mistaken identity in the era of pirates. A group of pirates who can't seem to make piracy pay, fall in love with the ten daughters of a major general."@en
  • "Screen version of the classic Gilbert and Sullivan story of mistaken identity in the era of pirates. A group of pirates who can't seem to make piracy pay, fall in love with the ten daughters of a major general."
  • "Gilbert set the first act of the opera off the rocky coast of Cornwall, where a band of good-natured and inefficient pirates are celebrating the relea se from his indentures of their young apprentice, Frederic (REX SMITH). Frederic, however, shocks them by his revelation that he intends leaving them to lead an honest life, since he became a pirate in the first place only by accident. As a little lad his father had instructed his nursery maid, Ruth (PATRICIA ROUTLEDGE) -- now the pirates' cook and washerwoman -- to apprentice him to a pilot. But Ruth, being hard of hearing, had misinterpreted her instructions and apprenticed him instead to a pirate. Frederic, a slave of duty, has served out his indentur es faithfully, but he is now resolved to become an honest man and urges the pira tes to do the same. But they refuse, agreeing with their leader that "it is a gl orious thing to be a pirate king" (KEVIN KLINE). On his way back to civilization, Frederic falls in with a chorus of pretty young ladies who turn out to be the daughters of Major-General Stanley. With one of these girls, Mabel (LINDA RONSTA DT), Frederic is much taken. Suddenly, the pirates swoop down upon the girls, wh o are saved only by the intervention of their father, who introduces himself as "the very model of a modern Major-General" (GEORGE ROSE). To escape from the pir ates' clutches, the Major-General pretends to be an orphan, which so excites the ir pity that they let him and his daughters go. Frederic, however, is not let of f so lightly, for it appears that he was born in a leap year on February 29 and consequently -- his indentures providing him an apprenticeship until his 21st bi rthday -- he has many years yet to serve. So, true to his ideal of duty, Frederi c returns to the pirate band, now under threat of attack from a peculiarly hesit ant posse of constables whose sergeant (TONY AZITO), echoed by his lugubrious me n, laments the "policeman's lot is not a happy one." In the ensuing fight, the r eluctant policemen are defeated by the pirates, who, however, immediately succum b at the police sergeant's demands "We charge you yield, in Queen Victoria's nam e!" "We yield at once, with humbled mien," the pirate king cries" "Because, with all our faults, we love our Queen." The police, overcome with emotion, prepare to lead the pirates ..."@en
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity. A group of pirates who can't seem to make piracy pay, fall in love with the daughters of a major general."@en
  • "British police battle it out with pirates on the coast of England's Cornwall."
  • ""Brent Carver stars as the swashbuckling Pirate King in the famous Stratford Festival's rollicking production of the Gilbert & Sullivan classic that pits British bobbies against unlikely pirates on the Cornish coast"--Container."@en
  • "Frederick has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attempts to bring them to justice."
  • "Frederick has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attempts to bring them to justice."@en
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity comes swashbuckling to the screen with all the laughs, songs, and stars that made it a long-running Broadway smash. This spectacular production adds some contemporary flash to the classic farce which follows the adventures of a roguish pirate leader and his young charge through numerous love affairs and sword battles."@en
  • "As a young child, Frederic had been apprenticed to a pirate by mistake when he should have been apprenticed to a pilot. Now, having reached his 21st year, Frederic's indentures are at last over and he happily leaves the service of the pirates."@en
  • "Pirate apprentice Frederic becomes a pirate because of his sense of duty and he plans to go to the police and have his teachers arrested."@en
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Federic, a 'slave to duty' pirate, and the lowly band of 'orphaned' pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production."
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Federic, a 'slave to duty' pirate, and the lowly band of 'orphaned' pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production."@en
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's hilarious operetta tells the story of an orphan named Frederic. The son of a wealthy 19th century man, his fate takes a sudden twist after his father's death."
  • "The Pirates of Penzance, Gilbert and Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity, comes swashbuckling to the screen with all the laughs, songs and stars that made it a long-running Broadway smash! Kevin Kline reprises his Tony Award winning role along with Angela Lansbury, Linda Ronstadt, George Rose and Rex Smith in the story of a roguish pirate king and his adventurous young charge who explore the coastline in search of treasure and romance. It's a fresh, funny and colorful extravaganza that's the very model of a modern movie musical."@en
  • "Frederic has been apprenticed to a pirate crew by mistake and when his term finishes he attemps to bring them to justice."
  • "Gilbert and Sullivan's raucous and comedic operatic tale of Federic, a "slave to duty" pirate, and the lowly band of "orphaned" pirates, is captured in all its fun and glory in this never before released production."@en
  • "Clips and scenes from the movie version of The pirates of Penzance. The completed film was released by Universal Pictures in 1983."@en
  • "Frederic has led a sheltered life, despite being apprenticed to a Pirate King as a child. When he arrives in Penzance with his boisterous shipmates, there are surprises in store for him, including falling in love and some inconvenient discoveries."
  • "The film version of Gilbert and Sullivan's classic musical comedy of mistaken identity. Filmed in England; stars Linda Ronstadt, Angela Lansbury, and Kevin Kline."

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