The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Special Day Event

Film Screening: Richard III

Saturday 1st February, 2014

2:00pm - 4:40pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

 

(Laurence Olivier, 1955), colour, English, 158 min, cert U A world-class British cast star in this epic, award-winning adaptation of Shakespeare's famous play. Director, producer, and star Laurence Olivier is diabolically captivating as Richard, Duke of Gloucester, who, through a series of murderous machinations, steals the crown but must finally face his enemies on the battlefield. This film will be introduced by curator of arms and armour, Tobias Capwell, who will draw connections between what can be seen on screen and what can be seen in the armouries of the Wallace Collection.