Otello

  • 1986
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Musical

Serious opera enthusiasts will be appalled by the cuts made in this cinematic version of the opera that Shakespeare inspired. But when Verdi and librettist Boito united to bring the Moor's tale to the musical stage in 1887, they had to make many alterations in the Bard's story, and director Franco Zeffirelli made similar cuts and pastes in order to make...read more

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02:37 — Giuseppe Verdi's operatic adaptation of Shakespeare's tragic tale of a man who murders his supposedly unfaithful wife. First rate!

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  • Released: 1986
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: Serious opera enthusiasts will be appalled by the cuts made in this cinematic version of the opera that Shakespeare inspired. But when Verdi and librettist Boito united to bring the Moor's tale to the musical stage in 1887, they had to make many alteration… (more)

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