Rent Othello on DVD


2001 Rated NR 1hr 36m

Shakespeare's classic tale of love wrecked by jealousy and power is updated for the modern age in this exquisite PBS "Masterpiece Theatre" production. John Othello (Eamonn Walker) is London's first black police commissioner. Ben Jago had expected the appointment. Bitterly disappointed not to have gotten the job and seeking revenge, Jago decides to take advantage of John's extreme devotion to his wife, Dessie, to defeat him.

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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; production notes; cast information.