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Richard III (16-Apr-1955)

Director: Laurence Olivier

From a play: William Shakespeare; with some interpolations by David Garrick and Colley Cibber, etc.

Music by: William Walton

Producer: Laurence Olivier

Keywords: Drama, British Royalty

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Stanley Baker
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Claire Bloom
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Pamela Brown
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Alec Clunes
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John Gielgud
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Michael Gough
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Willoughby Gray
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Cedric Hardwicke
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Esmond Knight
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John Laurie
25-Mar-1897 23-Jun-1980 Pvt. James Frazer on Dad's Army
Clive Morton
16-Mar-1904 24-Sep-1975 Kind Hearts and Coronets
Laurence Naismith
14-Dec-1908 5-Jun-1992 The Amazing Mr. Blunden
Laurence Olivier
22-May-1907 11-Jul-1989 Shakespearean actor
Ralph Richardson
19-Dec-1902 10-Oct-1983 Things To Come
Patrick Troughton
25-Mar-1920 28-Mar-1987 2nd Doctor on Doctor Who
Douglas Wilmer
8-Jan-1920 31-Mar-2016 Sherlock Holmes
Norman Wooland
16-Mar-1910 3-Apr-1989 Shakespearean stage actor


Adherent to the House of York
Cedric Hardwicke   ...   Edward IV
John Gielgud   ...   George, Duke of Clarence
Laurence Olivier   ...   Richard III
Paul Huson   ...   Prince of Wales
Andy Shine   ...   Young Duke of York
Helen Haye   ...   Duchess of York
Pamela Brown   ...   Jane Shore
Ralph Richardson   ...   Duke of Buckingham
Alec Clunes   ...   The Lord Hastings
Laurence Naismith   ...   The Lord Stanley
Lately Adherent to the House of Lancaster
Mary Kerridge   ...   Queen Elizabeth
Clive Morton   ...   The Lord Rivers
Dan Cunningham   ...   The Lord Grey
Douglas Wilmer   ...   The Lord Dorset
Claire Bloom   ...   The Lady Anne
Stanley Baker   ...   Henry, Earl of Richmond
Nicholas Hannen   ...   Archbishop
Stewart Allen   ...   Page to Richard
Russell Thorndike   ...   1st Priest
Wally Bosco   ...   Monk
Norman Fisher   ...   Monk
Andrew Cruickshank   ...   Brackenbury
Terence Greenidge   ...   Scrivener
Norman Wooland   ...   Catesby
Michael Gough   ...   Dighton -- Murderer
Michael Ripper   ...   Forrest -- Murderer
Roy Russell   ...   Abbot
George Woodbridge   ...   Lord Mayor of London
Esmond Knight   ...   Ratcliffe
John Laurie   ...   Lovel
Peter Williams   ...   Messenger to Hastings
Timothy Bateson   ...   Ostler
Willoughby Gray   ...   2nd Priest
Ann Wilton   ...   Scrub Woman
Bill Shine   ...   Beadle
Derek Prentice   ...   Clergyman
Deering Wells   ...   Clergyman
Richard Bennett   ...   George Stanley
Patrick Troughton   ...   Tyrrall
Brian Nissen   ...   Messenger to Richard
Alexander Davion   ...   Messenger to Richard
Lane Meddick   ...   Messenger to Richard
Robert Bishop   ...   Messenger to Richard
John Phillips   ...   Norfolk


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