Richard III: Martyr or Monster? (2013)
48min · Documentary · 27 August 2013
After being lost for centuries, the recent discovery of a skeleton has now been confirmed as that of King Richard III, widely depicted as one of history's most notorious villains. Filmed entirely on location in Great Britain, RICHARD III: Martyr or Monster? reveals the true man behind Shakespeare's villain and exposes the extent to which Shakespeare bent the truth in order to please his own Tudor monarch. Featuring incisive interviews with leading historians, specially filmed sequences from the play and highly accurate historical reconstructions, this authoritative film is the key to one of history's greatest mysteries.
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