RICHARD III (1955) Olivier's lavish Technicolour big screen adaptation of the Shakespeare classic with an all-star cast and Olivier himself being nominated for a best actor at the Oscar's. Light fold and edge wear, otherwise a very good example of this extremely rare poster.
'It's an eight-way tug of war!' Why has Shakespeare's Globe put everyone in charge?
Crunch time … Michelle Terry as Hamlet - Terry has her hands full. Not only has she taken over as artistic director following Emma Rice’s contentious and high-profile departure, but she is also kicking off her opening season by playing Hamlet and taking a role in As You Like It, which will play alongside the tragedy. They’re performed back to back in an epic opening on 17 May. There’s a lot riding on this double-bill.
"When you put this amazing old story in a believable modern setting, it will hopefully raise the hair on the back of your neck, and you won't be able to dismiss it as 'just a movie' or, indeed, as 'just old-fashioned Shakespeare.'" Ian McKellen