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NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE IN HD
Jude Law (The Young Pope) stars in this stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film of crime and passion.
Jude Law (The Young Pope, Sherlock Holmes) stars in Ivo van Hove’s (Hedda Gabler) new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film. Gino (Law) is a drifter, down-at-heel and magnetically handsome. At a roadside restaurant he encounters husband and wife, Giuseppe and Giovanna. Irresistibly attracted to each other, Gino and Giovanna begin a fiery affair and plot to murder her husband. But, in this chilling tale of passion and destruction, the crime only serves to tear them apart. 2h
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