Looking for Richard (1996)

 

 

 

 

Director:           Al Pacino,

Starring:           Al Pacino (Himself / Richard III),  Frederic Kimball (Narrator),  Harris Yulin (Himself / King Edward), Penelope Allen (Herself / Queen Elizabeth), Alec Baldwin (Himself / Duke of Clarence), Kevin Spacey (Himself / Earl of Buckingham),  Estelle Parsons (Margaret),  Winona Ryder (Lady Anne),  Aidan Quinn (Richmond).

Interviewees:   Kenneth Branagh, Kevin Kline, James Earl Jones, Rosemary Harris, Peter Brook, Derek Jabobi, Vanessa Redgrave, John Gielgud .

 

Very good movie about Al Pacino's staging of "Richard III" scene by scene along with the exploration of why Shakespeare is still relevant today.  

 

 

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