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A.k.a.
King Lear
Year
1971
Runtime
140 min.
Directors
Grigori Kozintsev, Iosif Shapiro
Genre
Drama
Rating *
8.3
Votes *
934
Checks
261
Favs
37
Dislikes
3
Favs/checks
14.2% (1:7)
Favs/dislikes
12:1
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  1. Dieguito's avatar

    Dieguito

    Grigori Kozintsev directed the most impressive Shakespeare screen adaptations. Korol Lir and Gamlet are brilliant poetic movies. 7 years ago
  2. Windill's avatar

    Windill

    Beautiful cinematography.
    The photograhy in black and white is awesome.
    The casting perfect.
    (Try to see it with subtitles in a language you really master, because in old English it's pretty tough...)
    2 years 2 months ago
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In 3 official lists

  1. This movie ranks #213 in Harvard University's Suggested Film Viewing List: Narrative Films (2012)
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  2. This movie ranks #494 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  3. This movie ranks #630 in Doubling the Canon
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