Newspaper clipping of an article published in the Herald Reporter on December 14th 1955, the day after the world royal premiere of Laurence Olivier's film 'Richard III'. The article includes a photograph of Her Majesty The Queen in attendance. The writer praises Olivier's 'masterful' portrayal of the King, and the 'strangely modern atmosphere' of the 15th century presented in the film; it expresses disappointment over the underwhelming final battle.

Item number 72785
Category Article
Type Film Publicity
Language English

Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection