King John (Stratford Festival) Synopsis
Fathom Events and BY Experience bring the Stratford Festival’s performance of King John to cinemas for a memorable one-night event. When the rule of a hedonistic and mercurial king is questioned, rebellion, assassination and excommunication ensue,...

Movie Reviews

King John rates 5 stars

By amarkson
We liked the film very much. Great Acting. Great Direction. Fast paced so did not lag. The actors enunciated their words so well that one could understand each and every word and follow the...

King John

By carolhelferich
We attend the Stratford Festival every year, but missed King John last summer. The filmed version was excellent in every way. It was great to see the actors' facial expressions so close. The...

An excellent production!

By barbara790
We attended the performance of King John that was filmed. I think I like the film better. The editing helps to know where to focus attention; when on stage, one can easily be caught unawares. And,...

King John Stratford Festival

By cbgoosey
Just discovered the Stratford Festival in Canada and this is the first movie production of their's that we have attended. Very pleased. Everything was done to perfection. Top notch acting and...

King John

By lartz
Excellent movie 5 star Very poor promotion by AMC and Fandango. No one knew about the event. Program did not arrive at theater. Very disappointing administration...

King John revisited

By isarob05
This is not a frequently done Shakespearean play and I went out of curiosity because I may have seen it but didn't remember the story line. I also went because I have been a regular attendee at...

King John Lives Again in this Production!

By KnoxvilleJim
This infrequently-performed Shakespeare play was performed on a plain peninsular stage, with 3 sides open to the live audience, who sat in bleachers overlooking the stage. The only scenery was a...

Great production from the Stratford Festival

By Stonering24
The Stratford Festival in Ontario, Canada consistently produces wonderful productions of Shakespeare and other classic plays. The King John performance made this rarely performed play significantly...

King John Review

By petersgogo
King John is certainly not one of Shakespeare's better plays, but this production was quite good with superlative filming. The leads all gave great performances but Graham Abbey stole the show. This...

Fantastic

By mmichalswaycott
I'm trying to purchase tickets for upcoming films from Stratford Festival but having trouble since not all events are coming to my area-very disappointing. The film/stage production is the...

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Rated PG-13