Stage 2 | 2: The Duchess of Malfi
Based on The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
John Webster's tragedy of corruption, jealousy and intrigue. With Aileen Atkins in the title role.Tweet
Stage 2 | 1: The Duchess of Malfi
John Webster's tragedy of corruption, jealousy and intrigue with Aileen Atkins in the title role.
Classic film version of Shakespeare's play about a Scottish nobleman heavily influenced by his wife's lust for power. Dominated by actor/director/producer Orson Welles, both in terms of his screen presence and his departures from the text, the film was shot in just 23 days in the summer of 1947.