Patrick McGoohan and Keith Michell star in director Basil Dearden’s modern dress, modern jazz adaptation of Othello.
Patrick McGoohan and Keith Michell star in director Basil Dearden’s modern dress, modern jazz adaptation of Othello, with jazz greats Charlie Mingus, Dave Brubeck, Johnny Dankworth and Tubby Hayes appearing as themselves.
Broadway star Paul Harris plays Aurelius Rex, a star musician whose wife, Delia (Marti Stevens), gave up a singing career when she married him. But the peaceful structure of their marriage is to be shattered one night by a drummer named Johnny Cousin (Patrick McGoohan), who uses Delia’s innocent relationship with road manager Cass (Keith Michell) for his own jealous schemes…
This powerful psychological drama is out on Blu-ray and DVD, as part of Network’s The British Film collection from 4 July 2016, and is presented in a new High Definition transfer from original film elements in its original, as-exhibited aspect ratio. The special features include original theatrical trailer and an image gallery.