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Looking for Richard (1996)

PG-13
112 min | Documentary, Drama

Al Pacino's deeply-felt rumination on Shakespeare's significance and relevance to the modern world through interviews and an in-depth analysis of "Richard III."
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William Shakespeare (play "The Tragedy of Richard the Third") | Al Pacino (narration) | Frederic Kimball (narration)
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Release date
Oct 11, 1996 (United States)

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67 cast members
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Penelope Allen
Self / Queen Elizabeth Self / Queen Elizabeth   See fewer
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Gordon MacDonald
Self / Dorset Self / Dorset   See fewer
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Madison Arnold
Self / Rivers Self / Rivers   See fewer
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Vincent Angell
Self / Grey Self / Grey   See fewer
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Harris Yulin
Self / King Edward Self / King Edward   See fewer
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Alec Baldwin
Self / Duke of Clarence Self / Duke of Clarence   See fewer
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Al Pacino
Self / Richard III Self / Richard III   See fewer
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Timmy Prairie
Young Edward V Young Edward V   See fewer
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Landon Prairie
Prince Richard Prince Richard   See fewer
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Kevin Conway
Self / William, Lord Hastings Self / William, Lord Hastings   See fewer
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Larry Bryggman
Self / Lord Stanley Self / Lord Stanley   See fewer
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Kevin Spacey
Self / Earl of Buckingham Self / Earl of Buckingham   See fewer
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Estelle Parsons
Margaret Margaret   See fewer
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Winona Ryder
Self / Lady Anne Self / Lady Anne   See fewer
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Phil Parolisi
Halberd / Messenger Halberd / Messenger   See fewer
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Bruce MacVittie
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Paul Guilfoyle
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Richard Cox
Self / Lord Catesby Self / Lord Catesby   See fewer
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Julie Moret
Mistress Shore Mistress Shore   See fewer
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Frederic Kimball
Self / Bishop of Ely Self / Bishop of Ely   See fewer
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Daniel von Bargen
Ratcliffe (as Dan von Bargen) Ratcliffe (as Dan von Bargen)   See fewer
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Ira Lewis
James Tyrell James Tyrell   See fewer
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Aidan Quinn
Richmond Richmond   See fewer
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Neal Jones
Messenger Messenger   See fewer
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Luke Toma
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André Sogliuzzo
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Marlon Pollick
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Kenneth Branagh
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Kevin Kline
Self (Interview) Self (Interview)   See fewer
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James Earl Jones
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Rosemary Harris
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Emrys Jones
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Peter Brook
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Barbara Everett
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Derek Jacobi
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John Gielgud
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Vanessa Redgrave
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James Bulleit
Lord Ellis (uncredited) Lord Ellis (uncredited)   See fewer
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Timothy 'TJ' James Driscoll
Richmond Soldier (uncredited) Richmond Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
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Michael Hadge
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Joseph Latimore
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7.3 / 10 | 7,816 votes