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The Tempest

1979

The Tempest Poster
  • Shakespeare it’s not—exactly. But why not? Whose take on Shakespeare gets to be called the real thing, these days? In Jarman’s version, there’s nothing post-colonial except the straw-strewn mansion where Prospero casts his spells; Caliban has either yolk or his dam’s nipple in his mouth, and properly terrifies.