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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

Jubal (1956, Delmer Daves)

Release LocationsUSA
DirectorDelmer Daves
MediumColor video
Length1 hrs, 41 mins
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsOthello (derivative)


On the surface the movie is a western. Actually, however, it is an adaptation of Othello based on a novel by Paul I. Wellman, which is in turn based on Othello

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

SamNoah Berry, Jr.
ShepErnest Borgnine
Reb HaislippCharles Bronson
Dr. GrantRobert Burton
CarsonJohn Dierkes
McCoyJack Elam
NaomiFelicia Farr
JubalGlenn Ford
MaieValerie French
ShemBasil Ruysdael
PinkyRod Steiger

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorDelmer Daves
DirectorEddie Saeta
ProducerWilliam Fadiman
EditorAl Clark
ComposerArthur Morton
ComposerDavid Raksin
ComposerMorris Stoloff
ScreenplayDelmer Daves
ScreenplayRussell S. Hughes
MakeupClay Campbell
HairHelen Hunt
CostumesJean Louis
SoundHarry Smith
PhotographyRay Corky
PhotographyCharles Lawton
ProductionCarl Anderson
SetLouis Diage
Technicolor ConsultantHenri Jaffa
RecordingJohn Livadary

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell