A sleazy Hollywood agent tricks one of his clients, a faded action star, into playing King Lear in an amateur charity production in England.
They wished for a star, then wished they hadn't.
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Opening Weekend: £91,156
21 December 2008, Limited Release
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
Reportedly, HRH Queen Elizabeth II
and Prince Philip
requested a copy of this film after attending its Premiere 2008 Royal Film Performance so they could show it at Sandringham Castle for the rest of the family over the Christmas holidays. See more
Then Richard III it is. What's that about again?
It's about power and seduction.
Well, I'll have to do some research.
The end credits for the main cast appear one at a time as the actors in the play take their curtain call and bow to the audience in the theatre or, alternatively, in twos as they're sitting in the audience, applauding. See more
Music & Lyrics by Christian Henson
Performed by the 'Stratford St John Soul Sextet' See more