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Henry IV Part 2 DVD (Shakespeare's Globe)

Dominic Dromgoole’s acclaimed, Olivier Award-winning production is brought to its conclusion in Part 2 of Shakespeare’s historical masterpiece, Henry IV – a thrilling tale of family, treachery and war that surveys the entire panorama of English life. Staged with ‘terrific aplomb’ (Daily Telegraph) and featuring a stellar line-up, this magnificent Globe Theatre performance showcases some of the Bard’s deftest dramatic skill, and confirms why Henry IV is regarded as one of Shakespeare’s finest works.

‘It is the first time these wonderful plays have been staged at the reconstructed globe and it may be one of this theatre’s finest achievements.’ – The Daily Telegraph

Shakespeare's Globe
Falstaff: Roger Allam
Hal: Jamie Parker
King Henry IV: Oliver Cotton
Shallow: William Gaunt  
Bardolph: Paul Rider 
Mistress Quickly: Barbara Marten 
Westmoreland: Jason Baughan 

Stage Director: Dominic Dromgoole
Designer: Jonathan Fensom
Composer/Musical Director: Claire van Kampen
Choreography: Siân Williams
Fight Director: Philip D'Orléans

Spoken in Shakespeare’s English with English and German subtitles.

Picture: 16:9
Sound: PCM 2.0 / 5.1(5.0) DTS
Format: NTSC
Region code: All regions
Running time: 171 mins
Subtitles: EN/DE
Year: 2010