Premium Content Transcendence Through Duality: A Cinematic Comparison of Othello's Final Scene
By Anonymous - February 21, 2001
As Othello, Laurence Olivier entreats the Venetian nobles to relate the true account of his actions and motivations. Olivier's words seem almost imploring, suggesting that he is an outsider seeking approval from those with foreign sympathies. At the beginning of his address, little in his demeanor resembles that of Laurence Fishburne's Othello…
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