King Lear

(1953)
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An old king, stepping down from the throne, disinherits his favorite daughter on a mad whim and gives his kingdom to his two older daughters, both of whom prove treacherous.

  1. Andrew McCullough

    Director

  2. Peter Brook

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Orson Welles

    Orson Welles

    King Lear

  2. Natasha Parry

    Natasha Parry

    Cordelia

  3. Arnold Moss

    Arnold Moss

    Duke of Albany

  4. Bramwell Fletcher

    Bramwell Fletcher

    Earl of Kent

  5. David J. Stewart

    Oswald

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Status Released

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  • October 18, 1953
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 15m

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