|aThe agony and the ecstasy|h[laserdisc] /|cInternational Classics and Twentieth Century-Fox.
|aSpecial wide screen ed.
|aNew York, NY :|bCBS/Fox Video,|cc1989.
|a2 laserdiscs (139 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c12 in.
|aBased on the novel by Irving Stone.
|aVideodisc release of the 1965 motion picture by International Classics and Twentieth Century-Fox.
|a"LaserVision; stereo extended play; digital sound" -- Container.
|aDirected by Carol Reed ; screen story and screenplay by Philip Dunne ; music by Alex North.
|aCharlton Heston, Rex Harrison, Diane Cilento.
|aHistorical drama depicting Michelangelo's artistic conflicts with Pope Julius II, who commissions him to paint the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel. Preceded by a documentary on the life and work of Michelangelo entitled "The artist who did not want to paint."