The Tempest

The Tempest (1979)Stream and Watch Online

TMDb Score
NR 1 hr 35 minSep 13th, 1979Drama

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Released September 13th, 1979, 'The Tempest' stars Peter Bull, David Meyer, Neil Cunningham, Heathcote Williams The movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 35 min, and received a user score of 66 (out of 100) on TMDb, which compiled reviews from 15 well-known users.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "Prospero, a potent magician, lives on a desolate isle with his virginal daughter, Miranda. He's in exile, banished from his duchy by his usurping brother and the King of Naples. Providence brings these enemies near; aided by his vassal the spirit Ariel, Prospero conjures a tempest to wreck the Italian ship. The king's son, thinking all others lost, becomes Prospero's prisoner, falling in love with Miranda and she with him. Prospero's brother and the king wander the island, as do a drunken cook and sailor, who conspire with Caliban, Prospero's beastly slave, to murder Prospero. Prospero wants reason to triumph, Ariel wants his freedom, Miranda a husband; the sailors want to dance."

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'The Tempest' Release Dates

Watch in Movie Theaters on September 13th, 1979
Watch on DVD or Blu-ray starting April 10th, 2000 - Buy The Tempest DVD
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