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'Richard III'
A review of 'Richard III' by William Shakespeare.
# 95222 | 1,219 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2006 | US

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This paper takes a look at William Shakespeare's play 'Richard III' and two movie versions based on this play. According to the paper, 'Richard III' is both a tragedy and a historical account of the short career of the last medieval English king. The paper discusses how Shakespeare's 'Richard III' depicts Richard and his "reign of terror" both unflatteringly and beyond historical accuracy.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication Data. (2000). The Tragedy of Richard III by William Shakespeare (c 1591-3). Oxford University Press.
  • Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios. (2006). Richard III. Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, Inc. http://www.mgm.com/title_title_do?title_star=RICHARD3
  • Moorhen, W.E. A. (2006). Richard III. Society Research Office, Society of Antiquaries. http://www.richardIII.net
  • Richard III Society, American branch. (1996). Looking for Richard by Al Pacino. http://www.r3.org/pacino
  • Wikipedia. (2006). Richard III of England. Media Wiki. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_III_of_England

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