Edward II

  • 1991
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama, Historical

Derek Jarman's EDWARD II is calculated to offend, staging Christopher Marlowe's 16th-century tragedy in a timeless limbo and emphasizing the work's sexual themes if not to the exclusion, then very much to the diminution, of all others. Edward II (Steven Waddington), King of England, is neglecting his marital duties for a robust affair with boyhood companion...read more