Release Date: August 4th, 2008
DVD Release Date: February 24th, 2004
Not Yet Rated|2 hr 35 min
Having helped his brother King Edward IV (Cedric Hardwicke) take the throne of England, the jealous hunchback Richard, Duke of York (Laurence Olivier), plots to seize power for himself. Masterfully deceiving and plotting against nearly everyone in the royal court, including his eventual wife, Lady Anne (Claire Bloom), and his brother George, Duke of Clarence (John Gielgud), Richard orchestrates a bloody rise to power before finding all his gains jeopardized by those he betrayed.
Director: Laurence Olivier
Genres: Historical drama
Production Co: London Film Productions