William Shakespeare's Richard the Second
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William Shakespeare's Richard the Second
The Bard goes digital as independent director John Farrell brings William Shakespeare's Richard the Second to the screen for the first time ever while simultaneously upping the creative ante by telling the digital video-shot tale in modern dress. Even in modern times Shakespeare's tale of political intrigue and a reckless king who loses it all still resonates powerfully, and with a cast that includes such emerging talents as Frank O'Donnell, Katina Delejade, Matte Osian, and Tom Turbiville, this film shows just how timeless the enduring playwright's words truly are. ~ Jason… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Like watching somebody's home video recording of a community theatre production . . ."
‑ James O'Ehley, Movie Gurus
"It's a powerful Shakespeare play that was well presented."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"Excellent adaptation of the Shakespeare tragedy."
‑ Phil Hall, Film Threat
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