King LearDVD - 2009
Proposing to divide his vast kingdom amongst his three daughters, Goneril, Regan, and Cornelia, Lear devises a test for his offspring to convince him of their suitability and compassion for rule. Goneril and Regan's true colors emerge as they unleash a vast conspiracy of greed and cruelty within the once loyal dynasty.
Publisher: [Arlington, Va.] : Distributed by PBS Home Video, 
Branch Call Number: 8.22 Ki
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (173 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: King Lear (Television program : 2008)
From Library Staff
Ian McKellan plays Lear, who divides his kingdom between his daughters and then finds himself unwanted and cast off.
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