Chimes at Midnight ()

directed by Orson Welles
featuring Orson Welles, John Gielgud, Jeanne Moreau, Norman Rodway, Keith Baxter

Show Synopsis

The legendary Shakespearean character Sir John Falstaff, the notoriously drunken, obese, and yet charming companion of the young Henry V, steps up from supporting character in several plays to the central focus of Orson Welles' Chimes at Midnight, considered by many critics the best of the director's acclaimed Shakespeare films. The script borrows scenes from several plays, but draws most heavily on the two parts of Henry IV, focusing on the shifting relationship between Falstaff and Prince Hal. Beginning as the prince's ...

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BD0407

Oct 19, 2011

A GREAT FILM - HAPPY TO HAVE THIS WELLES FILM - ENJOY VERY MUCH. THANK YOU FOR THE BARGAIN

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