Shakespeare's othello movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shakespeare's othello movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, tense and cerebral films and TV shows about / with shakespeare's othello, betrayal, jealousy, rivalry, tragedy, racism, shakespeare, interracial relations, dishonesty and love plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Music genres shot in UK, USA, Italy and other countries.
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shakespeare's othello movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as shakespeare's othello: Othello (1981), The Flesh and Blood Show (1972), Black Commando (1982), Like Rabid Dogs (1976), Othello (1981), Iaga (2015), Othello (2001), Othello (1992), Othello (1965), Othello (1986).

List of shakespeare's othello movies

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Othello (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 203 min.
Story: Iago and a comrade-in-arms are outside the Venice home of Desdemona's father, who does not yet know that she has eloped with Othello. Iago confides to his friend -- who had hoped to marry Desdemona -- that he serves Othello to further his own ...
Style: atmospheric, emotional, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: betrayal, racism, jealousy, shakespeare's othello, tragedy, love and romance, tragic hero, unfulfillment, intrigue, downfall, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: venice, italy, turkey
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The Flesh and Blood Show (1972)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Actors rehearsing a show at a mysterious seaside theater are being killed off by an unknown maniac.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: proto-slasher, punishment, dressing room, barefoot male, crying girl, cmnf, male nudity, threatened with a knife, rivalry, female star appears nude, female objectification, violent behavior ...
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Black Commando (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Moorish general Othello is manipulated into thinking that his new wife Desdemona has been carrying on an affair with his lieutenant Michael Cassio when in reality it is all part of the scheme of a bitter ensign named Iago.
Plot: mercenary, tragedy, epidemic, racism, senator, betrayal, love, doctor, shakespeare's othello, jealousy, husband wife relationship, war ...
Place: africa
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Like Rabid Dogs (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three vicious, robbing, raping, scumbags lead by Rico, Cesare Barro, and his twisted girlfriend Germana, Annarita Grapputo, stick two fingers up at the law as they evade capture at every turn. Determined cop Tony, Jean Pierre Sabagh, tries as he ...
Plot: bound and gagged, panties pulled down, nylons, evil man, whiskey, sexy legs, leggy chick, leggy woman, sexy woman, gun, police inspector, pistol ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy
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Othello (1981)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's play.
Plot: racism, royalty, male female relationship, espionage, husband wife relationship, betrayal, jealousy, conspiracy, maniac, tragedy, deception, triumph ...
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Iaga (2015)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Iaga secretly exposes the marriage between Desdemona and Othella, but when the marriage is accepted by Venetian nobility, Iaga plots to drive a wedge between Othella and Desdemona using handsome Cassio as her pawn.
Plot: racism, magic, gender bending, shakespeare's othello, lesbian
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 7.3
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Othello (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With freshly rechristened characters and brand-new dialogue, this British TV production of Othello is a "rethinking" of Shakespeare's play, albeit still retaining the original's power and potency. The story is set in the London ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: interracial relations, downfall, power relations, vengeance, tragic love, couple relations, murder, betrayal, life is a bitch, infidelity, modern day adaptation, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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 8.5
 73
Othello (1992)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: The complete version of Verdi's Otello performed by Placido Domingo and Kiri Te Kanawa, at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Gala Performance in honour of Sir Georg Solti's 80th birthday.. 27 October 1992. BBC 2 Television live relay.
Plot: opera live performance, opera, tragedy, shakespeare's othello
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 7.1
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Othello (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The 1965 version of the Shakespeare play.
Style: emotional, atmospheric, clever, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, interracial relations, murder, tragic love, betrayal, love, tragedy, society, unfulfillment, couple relations, infidelity, vengeance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: venice, italy, cyprus, europe
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 6.9
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Othello (1986)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Netherlands, Italy, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Having previously staged Verdi's 1887 opera Otello at the Met and La Scala, filmmaker Franco Zeffirelli committed his production to film in 1986. Starring as the fatally jealous Moor of Venice is Placido Domingo, who had also headlined ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: opera, obsession, betrayal, unfulfillment, tragic hero, losing-it hero, dishonesty, intrigue, manipulations, rivalry, love and romance, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, venice, paris france
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 6.8
 9K
Othello (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The evil Iago pretends to be friend of Othello in order to manipulate him to serve his own end in the film version of this Shakespeare classic.
Style: tense, melancholic, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: black man white woman relationship, interracial relations, betrayal, vengeance, tragic love, murder, racism, jealousy, couples, love and romance, rivalry, friends ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 18th century, 1930s
Place: italy, venice, europe, mediterranean sea, england
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O (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hot young stars, a hip, driving soundtrack, plus a provocative tale of jealousy and betrayal combine to create this controversial modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic, "Othello." O is Odin James (Mekhi Phifer), the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspense, intense, clever ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, friends, betrayal, interracial relations, basketball, downfall, teenage life, love and romance, youth, couple relations, dishonesty, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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Caprice Italian Style (1968)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film consists of six short stories created by different directors, but all the stories share one thing: a warm irony to current events.
Style: italian comedy, fairy tale, anthology
Plot: nanny, car accident, puppet, cloud, police station, disco, sunglasses, spaghetti, woman with a gun, traffic jam, shakespeare's othello, jealous woman ...
Place: italy
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All Night Long (1962)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Over the course of one eventful evening, the anniversary celebration of the musical and romantic partners Aurelius Rex and Delia Lane, a jealous, ambitious drummer, Johnny Cousin, attempts to tear the interracial couple apart.
Style: offbeat, atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: jazz, mind game, friends, breaking point, manipulation, unfulfillment, rivalry, couples, vengeance, nightclub, showbiz, interracial relations ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, east end london
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