Measure for Measure
"O you beast! O faithless coward! O dishonest wretch!"-Isabella
The trickiest sort of play--a comedy with tragic relief. With her brother condemned to die for the crime of premarital sex, Isabella is torn between her vows to God and desire to save him.
Directed by Desmond Davis; starring Kate Nelligan.
Digitally remastered; Picture and sound enhanced; PC/Mac Downloadable scripts; Word for word as written by William Shakespeare.
BBC/Time Life, 2000. DVD Region 1. Closed Captioned. Running Time: 145 minutes. Ages 7-adult.