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The Third Part of King Henry VI (1983)
"The Third Part of Henry the Sixt" (original title)

TV Movie  |   |  16 January 1983 (UK)
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Credited cast:
Peter Aldwyn ...
Earl of Northumberland / 2nd Keeper / Huntsman
Peter Benson ...
Paul Benzing ...
Brian Binns ...
Gerald Blackmore ...
Stephen Brigden ...
Gerald Broadley ...
Antony Brown ...
Lewis, King of France / Sir John Montgomery
Marquess of Montague / Father that killed his son
Paul Chapman ...
Michael Cogan ...
Richard, Duke of Gloucester
Rowena Cooper ...


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The Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare: Henry VI, Part Three  »

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Less dreadful than parts 1 and 2
26 October 2008 | by (Palo Alto, United States) – See all my reviews

The two leads, Peter Benson as Henry VI and Julia Foster as Queen Margaret, are much less annoying in the final part of the trilogy than in the first two—towards the end, they even do some actual acting, which suggests that their monotones in the first five sixths of the trilogy should be blamed on the director. The minor parts, as usual for the BBC Shakespeare, are mostly well-handled, even (this time) Bernard Hill as Richard, though it's still a relief that he's replaced in the sequel. The direction is competent when it's not heavy-handed, sometimes (as in Warwick's final speech) going over the top and distracting from the play and Shakespeare's words. The production continues to be cheap and gloomy, but this only occasionally (as with implausible snow on what's normally conceived as a filmed indoor set) interferes with the play, though it never adds to it.

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