NT Live Encore Screening: King Lear (12A)



Drama (2018)
230mins UK

Starring: Sir Ian McKellen
Director: Jonathan Munby
Writer(s): William Shakespeare
Listings: London | Rest of UK and Ireland

Sir Ian McKellen reprises his role as the tortured monarch in the West End transfer of Jonathan Munby's contemporary retelling of Shakespeare's tragedy, which was originally designed for the intimate setting of the Minerva Theatre in Chichester. The production was recorded live on the stage of the Duke of York's theatre in London's West End. Lear prepares to carve up his kingdom between his three daughters and asks his children to publicly declare their love for him.

Seen that movie? Leave a comment / review here >>


London Cinemas

From Friday 7th December
To Thursday 13th December

Not showing at any
London cinemas this week.
From Friday 14th December
To Thursday 20th December

- Barbican Cinemas 2 & 3
- Curzon Victoria


« Back to Index

Rest of UK and Irish Cinemas

Listed in alphabetical order by city/place name followed by cinema name.

From Friday 7th December
To Thursday 13th December

- Sheffield, Curzon Sheffield
From Friday 14th December
To Thursday 20th December

- Dublin, Movies @ Dundrum


« Back to Index