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All's Well that Ends Well (1968, John Barton)

TitleAll's Well that Ends Well
Release LocationsGB
DirectorJohn Barton
Length2 hrs
Play ConnectionsAll's Well That Ends Well (teleplay)


A Royal Shakespeare Company production adapted to television. Despite its excellent cast, no copy of it seems to exist. Ian Hogg, who plays Lavatch, turned up in the Polanski Macbeth as the vicious murderer of Macduff's son, and Ian Richardson played an unforgettable Oberon in the Peter Hall film version of MND

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

Duke Of FlorenceDavid Ashford
MorganDavid Bailie
HelenaLynn Fairleigh
LavacheIan Hogg
DianaCaroline Hunt
MarianaNatalie Kent
Countess Of RousillonCatherine Lacey
LaFeuBrewster Mason
Lord DumainDaniel Moynihan
Soldiers, Attendants, Musiciansnot specified
BertramIan Richardson
King Of FranceSebastian Shaw
WidowElizabeth Spriggs
ParollesClive Swift

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorJohn Barton
DirectorClaude Watham
ProducerRonald Travers
ComposerDerek Oldfield
CostumesTazeena Firth
MakeupJanet Musgrove
LightingRobert Wright
SoundMackie Gordon
ProductionTimothy O'Brien
ProductionSusan Spence

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell