sabu asked in Entertainment & MusicMovies · 1 month ago

Difference between movie version and playbook -Henry V?

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  • Cogito
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    There have been several movie versions of Henry V, and several plays too.

    Be specific.

  • 1 month ago

    Which movie version? The 1944 version starring Sir Laurence Olivier omits the traitors scene, as it was meant to be a morale booster for the British in World War II. Kenneth Branaugh's 1989 version flies in a scene from Henry IV, Part I to shed light on Henry's past. Both versions treat the Salic law speech differently, Olivier's portrayed as comedy and Branaugh's as drama. Of course both are valid, as the text allows both interpretations.

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