Orson Welles’ dark and eerie ‘Macbeth’ has both long and short versions arrive on Blu-ray from Olive Signature
Ian McKellen plays Shakespeare’s despotic Richard III in this 1995 film adaptation filled with 20th Century fascist symbolism in what is a gorgeous restoration on Blu-ray +DVD Combo from the BFI.
Director Dornan and his strong cast deliver a compelling remounting of Shakespeare’s account of the downfall of English monarch Richard II
The Criterion Collection gives us a nicely restored version of Sir Laurence Olivier’s rendering of Shakespeare’s villainous Richard III. While the sound is a bit boxy, the often gorgeous details and colors more than compensate for this one shortcoming. With outstanding British actors at the top of their game, this is a must watch for all movie lovers.
Brutal, raw and brilliant sum up Ralph Fiennes’ adaptation of William Shakespeare’s play, Coriolanus.
Romeo + Juliet is a visual treat, but not one of the better interpretations of Shakespeare’s tragedy.
David Tennant seeks revenge as the Danish prince in this riveting Royal Shakespeare Company production of the timeless tragedy, which gets a solid 1080i release from Warner and the BBC.