Looking for Richard Poster

Release Date: 1996

PG-13|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
Al Pacino's directorial debut explores William Shakespeare's lasting impact in pop culture, particularly the playwright's highly regarded "Richard III." The documentary includes on-the-street interviews with ordinary people and academic perspectives from Shakespearean scholars. Actors such as Kenneth Branagh, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Spacey and Winona Ryder talk about preparing to play key scenes of "Richard III," which come staged with Pacino in the title role.

Cast: Al Pacino, Harris Yulin, Penelope Allen, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Spacey, Estelle Parsons, Winona Ryder, Aidan Quinn

Director: Al Pacino

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: 1990s, New York City, Offbeat, Rivalry, Quest, Engaging, Rise, Charming