The general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with one of his officers Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter lieutenant named Iago.
Based on Shakesphere's play, Verdi's opera depicts the devastating effects of jealousy, "...the green-eyed monster which doth mock the meat it feeds upon". Believing Otello has promoted the... See full summary »
Video production of Shakespeare's stage play about Othello, a Moorish general in Venice deeply in love with his wife Desdemona and, unbeknown to him, deeply hated by his trusted ensign and best friend, Iago, who has death on his mind.
I didn't believe my eyes either when I saw that Isaac from "The Love Boat," was playing one of Shakespeare's most famous characters. Well, Isaac doesn't mix any drinks, but then again he doesn't exactly make a splash playing the famous character either. After you contain yourself from the initial laughter, which was difficult for me, you have the unfortunate task of watching the rest of the film.
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