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The Tempest (Stratford Festival on Film)

Release date: November 6, 2010

The Tempest (Stratford Festival on Film) movie poster

Marooned on a distant island with his daughter Miranda Prospero has spent twelve years perfecting his magic arts. Now, with the help of the spirit Ariel, he raises a storm at sea, bringing within his grasp the enemies who robbed him of his dukedom. But what vengeance does he propose to take?

This culminating masterpiece of Shakespeare's career pits the desire for revenge against the demands of love and asks if man is capable of creating a brave new world.

Additional details

Genre: Drama

Runtime: 130 min

Director: Des McAnuff

Studio: Entertainment One

Cast: Christopher Plummer

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