The Tempest

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  • R
  • 1979
  • 1 hr 32 min
  • 6.4  (978)

Prospero is a potent magician who lives on a desolate island. He is in the company of his virginal daughter. Her name is Miranda, and they are in exile together. He was banished from his country by the King of Naples and his brother, who hates him. Providence brings the enemies close to the island. With the help of his vassal the spirit Ariel, Prospero calls up a large tempest to destroy the Italians on their ship. The king's son, thinking everyone else is dead, is imprisoned to Prospero and falls in love with Miranda. She falls in love with him as well. Prospero's brother and king are alive, however, and wandering around the island, along with a drunk cook and a sailor. They conspire with Caliban, who is Prospero's beastly slave, to murder Prospero. Ariel wants to be free of Prospero but can do nothing about it. Miranda wants to be with the prisoner, but knows her father would never approve.

The Tempest
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Prospero is a potent magician who lives on a desolate island. He is in the company of his virginal daughter. Her name is Miranda, and they are in exile together. He was banished from his country by the King of Naples and his brother, who hates him. Providence brings the enemies close to the island. With the help of his vassal the spirit Ariel, Prospero calls up a large tempest to destroy the Italians on their ship.

The king's son, thinking everyone else is dead, is imprisoned to Prospero and falls in love with Miranda. She falls in love with him as well. Prospero's brother and king are alive, however, and wandering around the island, along with a drunk cook and a sailor. They conspire with Caliban, who is Prospero's beastly slave, to murder Prospero. Ariel wants to be free of Prospero but can do nothing about it. Miranda wants to be with the prisoner, but knows her father would never approve.

The Tempest is a 1979 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 32 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.4.

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  • Release Date
    1979
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 32 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.4  (978)