The Merchant of Venice (1973)
12 · 2h · Drama · 7 October 1973
Antonio's friend Bassanio is in love and needs money to go courting. Using Antonio as his collateral, he borrows money from Shylock. But when the debt comes due, Shylock demands repayment in the form of a pound of Antonio's flesh. This is a video of the 1970 National Theatre stage production with most of the same cast.
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Director(s): John SichelCast: Laurence Olivier, Joan Plowright, Jeremy Brett