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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- Geoffrey Sax
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; production notes; cast information.
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