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King Lear

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Starring Laurence Olivier as King Lear. Based on the legend of Leir of Britain, a mythological pre-Roman Celtic king. Emotions common to both ancient Celts and modern Americans are exposed and explored. Winner of a primetime Emmy in 1984 in the category of "Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special."

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