Laurence Olivier stars in this stellar version of Shakespeare's masterpiece about jealousy and remorse. After Iago (Frank Finlay) convinces Othello (Olivier) that his love, Desdemona (Maggie Smith), is unfaithful, Othello takes action he soon regrets. The classic film features the original cast of the National Theatre of Great Britain's celebrated 1964 production, and Olivier garnered his seventh Oscar nomination for his powerful performance.
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- Stuart Burge
- 1966 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Foreign Language Film nominee
- Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
- Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
English, FrenchClosed captioned
YesLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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