He starred in Bertolt Brecht
's play, "The Caucasian Chalk Circle", at the Northcott Theatre in Exeter, England with Bob Hoskins
, Janet Dale
, Roy Marsden
, Rhys McConnochie
, Nick Brimble
, Brian Protheroe
, Janette Legge
, Diana Rayworth
in the cast. Directed by Jane Howell
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I was doing a play at the time this came out called How I Got My Story, which was about Vietnam. I went to see it for research and found it the most unbelievably moving and harrowing film. I saw it before Apocalypse Now
(1979), which is also great, but The Deer Hunter
(1978), from a human point of view, really captured the awfulness of the Vietnam War: the cost in lives and the mental scars it ...
Best known for his singing, dancing and affable clowning, Robert is a heavyweight Shakespearean having performed, among many others, Hamlet and Richard III on stage, Lysander in A Midsummer Night's Dream
(1981) and Edmund in the Laurence Olivier King Lear
(1983), both of these last two on TV.