Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure

  • 1979
  • 2 hr 25 min
  • 7.6  (143)

BBC presents the classic play by William Shakespeare. Starring Kenneth Colley and Tim Pigott-Smith, the strict Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. Reviving an old law, Angelo sentences the young Claudio to death for pre-marital sex. When Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life, Angelo offers to spare him - in exchange for her virginity.

Measure for Measure
Description
BBC presents the classic play by William Shakespeare. Starring Kenneth Colley and Tim Pigott-Smith, the strict Angelo is left in charge of Vienna when the Duke pretends to leave town. Reviving an old law, Angelo sentences the young Claudio to death for pre-marital sex. When Claudio's sister, Isabella, pleads for his life, Angelo offers to spare him - in exchange for her virginity.

Measure for Measure is a 1979 musical with a runtime of 2 hours and 25 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6.

Where to Watch Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure is available to watch free on Kanopy. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at Apple TV+ and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent Measure for Measure for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1979
  • Runtime
    2 hr 25 min
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (143)