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Mental Illness: Major Films   no photo.
TitleKing Lear (1971)
Alternative/Original Title
DisabilityMental Blind
CountryUK
Length137
GenreShakespeare
Rating3
DirectorPeter Brook
CastPaul Scofield Irene Worth Jack MacGowran Alan Webb Cyril Cusack Patrick Magee
NotesB/W. If you've read the 'book' you'll know that Lear goes mad and blinds himself (ref..... Oedipus Rex). A stark but compelling version. Both mental breakdown and blindness.

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