William Shakespeare - Tragedy ③ King Lear

William Shakespeare, King Lear (1605)

 

When we are born, we cry that we are come

To this great stage of fools.

 

King Lear is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare. It depicts the gradual descent into madness of the title character, after he disposes of his kingdom giving bequests to two of his three daughters based on their flattery of him, bringing tragic consequences for all. (Wikipedia)

 

 

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黒澤明監督の『1985年昭和60年)は、シェイクスピアリア王を骨格に、戦国武将一文字秀虎を主人公にその晩年と3人の息子との確執、兄弟同士の擾乱を描く。国内外で多くの賞を受賞した。主演は日本を代表するシェイクスピア俳優、仲代達也。