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John M. Kelly Library & Archives

Movies: Shakespeare on Film

Antony and Cleopatra

Antony and Cleopatra

PR2802 .A23 M55 2005 DVD
170 minutes; released 1980.
The classic BBC television production starring Colin Blakely and Jane Lapotaire.

Antony and Cleopatra

PR2802 .A23 C377 2001 DVD
183 minutes; released 1983.
A production starring Timonty Dalton and Lynn Redgrave.

As You Like It

As You Like It

PR2803 .A23 C65 2000z DVD
150 minutes; released 1978.
The classic BBC television production starring Helen Mirren and Brian Stirner.

As You Like It

PR2803 .A23 B73 2007 DVD
127 minutes; released 2006.
Kenneth Branagh's production, with a setting inspired by 19th century Japan.

Coriolanus

Coriolanus

PR2805 .A23 M67 2005 DVD
145 minutes; released 1983.
The classic BBC television production starring Alan Howard and Irene Worth.

Hamlet

Hamlet

PR2807 .A235 2000 DVD
153 minutes; released 1948.
Laurence Olivier's production which won four Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Actor. Starring Laurence Olivier.

Hamlet

PR2807 .A23 Z44 2004 DVD
135 minutes; released 1990.
Directed by Franco Zeffirelli. Starring Mel Gibson and Glen Close.

Hamlet

PR2807 .A23 B73 2007 DVD
242 minutes; released 1996.
A production directed by Kenneth Branagh. Starring Mel Gibson and Julie Christie.

Hamlet

PR2807 .A236 2001 DVD
113 minutes; released 2000.
A contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's play - the president of the Denmark Corporation is dead! And already his wife is remarried to the man suspected of his murder! Starring Ethan Hawke and Julia Stiles. Directed by Michael Almereyda.

Hamlet

Hamlet

PR2807 .A23 T45 2010 DVD
182 minutes; released 2010.
The Royal Shakespeare Company production. Starring David Tennant and Patrick Stewart. Directed by Gregory Doran.

Henry IV, Part I

Henry IV, Part I

PR2810 .A23 2000z DVD
147 minutes; released 2004.
The classic BBC production starring Jon Finch, Anthony Quayle, David Gwillim.

Henry IV, Part II

Henry IV, Part II

PR2810 .A23 2000z DVD
151 minutes; released 2004.
The classic BBC production starring Jon Finch, Anthony Quayle, David Gwillim.

Henry V

Henry V

PR2812 .A23 1999 DVD
137 minutes; released 1944.
Directed by Laurence Olivier. Starring Laurence Olivier, Rene Asherson, Roy Emerton and Max Adrian.

Henry V

PR2812 .A23 H452 1989 DVD
138 minutes; released 1989.
Kenneth Branagh's production. Starring Kenneth Branagh, Paul Scofield, and Derek Jacobi.

Henry V

PR2810 .A23 2000z DVD
163 minutes; released 2004.
The classic BBC production starring David Gwillim, Rod Edwards, Julian Glover .

Julius Caesar

Julius Caesar

PR2808 .A23 W57 2002z DVD
161 minutes.
1979 television production. Starring Charles Gray and Richard Pasco.

King Lear

King Lear

PR2819 .A23 S34 2001 DVD
176 minutes; released 1974.
A television adaptation of Joseph Papp's New York Shakespeare Festival production. Starring James Earl Jones. Directed by Edwin Sherin.

King Lear

PR2819 .A23 2005 DVD
156 minutes; released 1976.
A Thames Television production performed at the Canadian Stratford Festival. Starring Patrick Magee. Directed by Tony Davenall.

King Lear = Korol Lir

PR2819 .A23 2005 DVD
156 minutes; released 1976.
Grigori Kozintsev's adaptation based on a translation by Boris Pasternak and driven by a stirring score by Dmitri Shostakovich. In Russian with optional English subtitles.

King Lear

PR2819 .A23 C66 2000z DVD
182 minutes; released 1982.
Film version of a stage production. Starring Mike Kellen and Kitty Winn.

King Lear

PR2819 .A23 E55 1999z DVD
158 minutes; released 1983.
Michael Elliott's production starring Laurence Olivier.

King Lear

PR2819 .A23 E97 2004 DVD
150 minutes; released 1998.
A contemporary setting of the play aired on Masterpiece Theatre. Starring Ian Holm. Directed by Richard Eyre.

Ran = Jinruigaku nyumon

PR2819 .A23K8 2005 DVD
160 minutes; released 1985.
Akira Kurosawa's adaptation set in sixteenth-century Japan. In Japanese with optional English subtitles.

Macbeth

Throne of Blood = Kumonosu j

PR2823 .A23 K87 2003 DVD
109 minutes; released 1957.
Set in feudal Japan, this adaptation tells the story of a Samurai lord who kills his master and usurps his power in fulfillment of a witch's prophecy. In Japanese with optional English subtitles. Includes a critical essay. Starring Toshir Mifune, Yamada Isuzu and Kubo Akira. Directed by Akira Kurosawa.

Macbeth

PR28223 .A23 2002 DVD
140 minutes; released 1971.
Roman Polanski's production.

Macbeth

PR28223 .A235 2004 DVD
146 minutes; released 1978.
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production. Starring Ian McKellen, Judi Dench and Ian McDiarmid.

Macbeth

PR28223 .A23 G65 2002 DVD
148 minutes; released 1983.
A televison production. Starring Nicol Williamson and Jane Lapotire.

The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice

PR28223 .A23 G65 2000z DVD
157 minutes; released 1980.
A television production. Starring Warren Mitchell and Gemma Jones.

The Merchant of Venice

PR2825 .A23 R34 2005 DVD
131 minutes; released 2004.
A production starring Al Pacino and Jeremy Irons.

The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor

PR2826 .A23 M36 2001 DVD
150 minutes; released 2004.
Starring Leon Charles.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

PR2827 .A23 D54 2007 DVD
143 minutes; released 1935.
Directed by Max Reinhardt. Starring James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, and Mickey Rooney.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

PR2827 .A23 H3444 2004 DVD
124 minutes; released 1968.
Directed by Peter Hall. Starring Helen Mirren, David Warner, Michael Jayston, Diana Rigg, Ian Richardson, Judi Dench, and Ian Holm.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

PR2827 .A23 M67 2000z DVD
112 minutes; released 1984.
The classic BBC television production starring Helen Mirren and Brian Glover.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

PR2827 .A23 D54 2007 DVD
103 minutes; released 1996.
The Royal Shakespeare Company production. Directed by Adrian Noble. Starring Alex Jennings, Lindsay Duncan, Desmond Barrit, and Barry Lynch.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

PR2827 .A23 1999 DVD
120 minutes; released 1999.
Directed by Michael Hoffman. Starring Rupert Everett, Kevin Kline, and Michelle Pfeiffer.

Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

PR2828 .A23 M84 2002 DVD
165 minutes; released 1973.
A CBS television production set around 1900. Starring Sam Waterston, Kathleen Widdoes, Barnard Hughes, and Douglas Watson. Part of the Broadway Theatre ARchive.

Much Ado About Nothing

PR2828 .A23 M83 2003 DVD
111 minutes; released 1993.
Kenneth Branagh's production starring Kenneth Branagh, Michael Keaton, Denzel Washington and Emma Thompson.

Othello

Othello

PR2829 .A23 O855 2003 DVD
92 minutes; released 1952.
Orson Welles's production.

Othello

PR2829 .A23 B874 2007 DVD
166 minutes; released 1965.
Stuart Burge's production starring Laurence Olivier and Maggie Smith.

Othello

PR2829 .A23 M55 2002z DVD
208 minutes; released 1981.
The classic BBC television production starring Sir Anthony Hopkins and Bob Hoskins.

Othello

PR2829 .A23 O85 1995 DVD
123 minutes; released 1995.
Oliver Parker's production starring Laurence Fishburne and Kenneth Branagh.

Richard II

Richard II

PR2810 .A23 2000z DVD
157 minutes; released 2004.
The classic BBC production starring Derek Jacobi, Sir John Gielgud, Charles Gray, John Finch, and Dame Wendy Hiller.

Richard III

Richard III

PR2821 .A23 R538 2004 DVD
158 minutes; released 1955.
Laurence Olivier's production starring Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud and Claire Bloom.

Richard III

PR2821 .A23 R5383 1995 DVD
104 minutes; released 1995.
Richard Loncraine's production set in a fascist 1930s Britain. Starring Ian McKellen and Annette Bening. Directed by Richard Loncraine.

Richard III

PR2810 .A23 2000z DVD
228 minutes; released 2004.
The classic BBC production starring Michael Byrne and Brian Protheroe.

Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

PR2831 .A23 C85 2007 DVD
119 minutes; released 1936.
Starring Leslie Howard and Norma Shearerr.

Romeo and Juliet

PR2831 .A23 Z445 1968 DVD
138 minutes; released 1968.
Franco Zeffirelli's production starring Olivia Hussey, Leonard Whiting, Milo O'Shea, Michael York and John McEnery.

Romeo and Juliet

PR2831 .A23 R35 2002z DVD
167 minutes; released 1978.
The classic BBC television production starring Rebecca Saire and Sir John Gielgud.

Romeo + Juliet

PR2831 .A23 L846 2002 DVD
120 minutes; released 1996.
Bax Luhrmann's dazzling and unconventional adaptation set in the futuristic urban backdrop of Verona Beach. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes.

The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

PR2832 .A23 T34 1995 DVD
122 minutes; released 1967.
Franco Zeffirelli's adaptation starring Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton.

The Taming of the Shrew

PR2832 .A23 T36 2002 DVD
120 minutes; released 1976.
The American Conservatory Theatre's rowdy commedia dell' arte production starring Fredi Olster, Marc Singer, and Stephen St. Paul. Part of the Broadway Theatre Archive.

The Taming of the Shrew

PR2832 .A23 M55 2000z DVD
127 minutes; released 1980.
The classic BBC television production starring John Cleese and Simon Chandler.

The Tempest

The Tempest

PR2833 .A23 G677 2000z DVD
150 minutes; released 1979.
The classic BBC television production starring Christopher Guard and Michael Hordern.

The Tempest

PR2833 .A23 J376 2000 DVD
95 minutes; released 1979.
Derek Jarman's production with all the elements typical of a Jarman movie: high camp, homoeroticism, and gothic horror. Includes three early short films.

Timon of Athens

Timon of Athens

PR2834 .A23 M55 2005 DVD
120 minutes; released 1981.
The classic BBC television production starring Jonathan Pryce, Norman Rodway, and John Shrapnel.

Titus Andronicus

Titus Andronicus

PR2835 .A23 H69 2005 DVD
167 minutes; released 1985.
The classic BBC television production starring Eileen Atkins and Trevor Peacock.

Titus

PR2835 .A23 T39 2000 DVD
162 minutes; released 1999.
Julie Taymor's production. Starring Anthony Hopkins and Jessica Lange.

Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night

PR2837 .A235 2005 DVD
165 minutes; released 1988.
Directed by Kenneth Branagh. Produced by the Renaissance Theatre Company.

Twelfth Night

on order VHS
134 minutes; released 1996.
Starring Helena Bonham Carter, Richard E. Grant, Nigel Hawthorne, and Ben Kingsley.

The Winter's Tale

The Winter's Tale

PR2839 .A23 D673 2005 DVD
170 minutes; released 2005.
The Royal Shakespeare Company's production. Directed by Gregory Doran.