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Shakespeare: Richard II

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"David Tennant gives a bravado performance of a multi-layered, complex and intelligent medieval king in Shakespeare's masterful history play."

The Daily Express

Richard II is King. A monarch ordained by God to lead his people. But he is also a man of very human weakness. A man whose vanity threatens to divide the great houses of England and drag his people into a dynastic and bloody civil war.

RSC Artistic Director Gregory Doran directs David Tennant in the title role. David is joined in the Company by Oliver Ford Davies as the Duke of York, Michael Pennington as John of Gaunt and Nigel Lindsay as Bolingbroke.

Richard II was broadcast live to cinemas around the world on 13 November 2013 from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and is released on DVD and Blu-Ray on 6 May 2014.

The DVD also includes a commentary by Director Gregory Doran and Live from Stratford-upon-Avon Producer John Wyver.
  • First release in a new partnership with the RSC.
  • Starring distinguished TV, Film and Theatre actor David Tennant whose credits range from Doctor Who to Hamlet at the RSC.
  • Production directed by Gregory Doran "one of the great Shakespearians of his generation" The Sunday Times
  • Extra features: David Tennant interview, Director's commentary and a cast gallery.
Running time: 162 minutes
Subtitles: EN / FR / DE
Sound format: 2.0LPCM + 5.1 (5.0) DTS
Region: 0
Item number OA1142D
Barcode 809478011422
Release date 06/05/2014
Category Drama
Label Opus Arte
Media type DVD
Number of units 1
Artists Lapotaire, Jane
Tennant, David
Pennington, Michael
Lindsay, Nigel
Davies, Oliver Ford
Composers Shakespeare, William
Conductors Doran, Gregory
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