King Lear 

Shakespeare's classic tale of an aging king who splits up his kingdom for his three daughters to govern, but is misled about their affections, and driven into exile.

Director:

Michael Radford

Writers:

Michael Radford (screenplay), William Shakespeare (play)

Star:

Al Pacino

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Shakespeare's classic tale of an aging king who splits up his kingdom for his three daughters to govern, but is misled about their affections, and driven into exile.

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Michael Radford also directed Al Pacino in The Merchant Of Venice, another Shakespeare adaptation. See more »

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Version of Kung Lear (1997) See more »

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