365 Days of Shakespeare

That's right – the Bard in a year.

229. Poor John is dead…

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CHECK THIS OUT. What a cool find. I love YouTube.

This is a scene from the earliest film adaptation of Shakespeare, from the year 1899! It is the death scene of John from King John, starring Herbert Beerbohm Tree.

Don’t you just love silent films? There’s something so…theatrical about them.


Written by Caroline Mincks

May 18, 2010 at 11:40 PM

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