• Released
  • July 21, 2010
  • NR , 2 hr 5 min
  • Concert/Special Events
    Music/Performing Arts
Met Summer Encore: Turandot Synopsis
An unknown prince wins the affection of a ruthless princess after he solves her riddle.

Movie Reviews

Five Word Review

By Grandpahawg
excellent great performance sets sound...

If you are an opera fan

By rms619ster
Or if you would like an extremely great first opera experience, this is the way to go . We LOVED it! Great scenery, great camera work and the behind the scenes camera while the acts were changing...

once again into the fray

By nationstar49
Despite being shown only last year...this opera does not exatly throw me over. It seemed rough from the start, slow on the take, and short on performance. Mass singing with no definition overshadows...


By chinzie
Excellent in the true Metropolitan manner....

Five Word Review

By Joeb469
Excellent spell-binding gripping spectacular well-done...


By fredgrodecki
The Met's Turandot was spectacular in scenery, costumes and most of all, the voices! This Zefferelli production needs to be seen by all opera lovers and it was great to see it on a widescreen. Going...

Most spectacular

By Sandylerman
The direction, production, acting, immediacy of the action...it was stupendous. We saw things you would not see sitting in the theater on opening night. Arial views, close ups of acting, orchestral...


By abstark
enjoyed the performance. it's wonderful being able to view an HD simulcast of Met Opera at the movies....


By dlsesh1
Poor sound quality -- breaks up periodically. Poor contrast on subtitles (white on white in many scenes)....


By ted1923
Outstanding-Missed the intermision interviews, which were deleted, and the intermission, which allower old folks time to pee....

More Info

Rated NR | For Appropriate for all audiences