Skip to main content

King Lear

PG| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
As the world recovers from the destruction of the Chernobyl disaster, William Shakespeare Jr. the Fifth (Peter Sellars) attempts to restore the human race's great works of art. His quest takes takes him to a hotel in Switzerland where he meets an old gangster (Burgess Meredith) and his daughter, Cordelia (Molly Ringwald). William's journey also leads him to encounters with an absurd professor (Jean-Luc Godard) and an unhinged filmmaker (Woody Allen).

Cast: Burgess Meredith , Peter Sellars , Molly Ringwald , Jean-Luc Godard , Woody Allen , Norman Mailer , Kate Mailer ,

Director: Jean-Luc Godard

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Cannon Films

King Lear (1987)

Release Date: February 27th, 2005|1 hr. 30 min.

similar movies

  • Fitzcarraldo (1982)

  • Shaun the Sheep Movie (2015)

  • Earth to Echo (2014)

  • Tomorrowland (2015)

How do you watch stuff?


How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts


You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.

    Update settings