King Lear

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A descendant of Shakespeare attemps to restore his plays in a world rebuilding itself after the Chernobyl catastrophe obliterates most of human civilization.

  1. Jean-Luc Godard

    Director, Writer

  2. William Shakespeare


  3. Norman Mailer


  4. Peter Sellars


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  1. Woody Allen

    Woody Allen

    Mr. Alien (uncredited)

  2. Freddy Buache

    Professor Quentin (uncredited)

  3. Leos Carax

    Leos Carax

    Edgar (uncredited)

  4. Julie Delpy

    Julie Delpy

    Virginia (uncredited)

  5. Jean-Luc Godard

    Jean-Luc Godard

    Professor Pluggy (uncredited)

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King Lear



Status Released

Release Information

  • May 17, 1987


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 30m

Budget -

Revenue -



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