Cymbeline

2 hr 54 min | Classics, Drama, Romance, Shakespeare | 1982

King Cymbeline's daughter, the virtuous Imogen, marries the humble Posthumus in secret much to the disappointment of her stepmother. Posthumus is banished by the King and what follows is a tale of disguise, deceit, poison and treachery.

BBC presents Shakespeare's symbolic romance starring Helen Mirren and Richard Johnson. King Cymbeline's daughter, the virtuous Imogen, marries the humble Posthumus in secret much to the disappointment of her stepmother. Posthumus is banished by the King and what follows is a tale of disguise, deceit, poison and treachery.

Details

Actor
Helen Mirren, Claire Bloom, Robert Lindsay
Director
Elijah Moshinsky
Producer
Shaun Sutton