Othello

  • 1995
  • Movie
  • R
  • Drama

Get us Central Casting, pronto. Laurence Fishburne is an actor of no little talent, but he lacks Othello's martial bearing and heroic stature. Meanwhile, doughy mediocrity Kenneth Branagh can't begin to make sense of Iago's motiveless malevolence. Oliver Parker's screen adaptation is a singularly inept condensation, and his tentative direction only adds...read more

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Get us Central Casting, pronto. Laurence Fishburne is an actor of no little talent, but he lacks Othello's martial bearing and heroic stature. Meanwhile, doughy mediocrity Kenneth Branagh can't begin to make sense of Iago's motiveless malevolence. Oliver P… (more)

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