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King Lear

1982 Rated NR 3hr 2m

Based on the original Globe Theatre staging, director Alan Cooke's mesmerizing production of William Shakespeare's classic tragedy -- which many consider one of the Bard's finest works -- stars Mike Kellin as the ill-fated king destined for betrayal. Produced by Jack Nakano, this celebrated effort features scintillating supporting performances by Kitty Winn, Gela Nash and Melora Marshall as Lear's three daughters.

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Movie Details

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

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.