- 2 hr 2 min
Iago believes Otello denied him a promotion and moved up Cassio instead. Therefore, trusted ensign Iago vows to destroy the Venetian army's Moorish general and his lieutenant and implicate Otello's wife in the process. Giuseppe Verdi's opera based on William Shakespeare's tragic play about racism, jealousy and betrayal stars Placido Domingo as Otello, Katia Ricciarelli as Desdemona and Justino Diaz as the treacherous Iago.
Otello is a 1986 drama with a runtime of 2 hours and 2 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9.