Dance of Death (film)

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This article is about the 1969 film starring Laurence Olivier. For other films with this title, see Dance of Death (disambiguation).
The Dance of Death
Directed by David Giles
Produced by John Brabourne
Screenplay by C. D. Locock
Based on The Dance of Death
by August Strindberg
Starring Laurence Olivier
Geraldine McEwan
Robert Lang
Music by Anthony Bowles
Cinematography Geoffrey Unsworth
Edited by Reginald Mills
Distributed by Paramount Pictures
Release date
  • 1969 (1969)
Running time
149 minutes
Country United Kingdom
Language English

The Dance of Death is a 1969 film version of the play The Dance of Death by August Strindberg as presented by the National Theatre Company. It stars Laurence Olivier and Geraldine McEwan.

Previous filmed National Theatre productions include Uncle Vanya (1963) and Othello (1965). Both of these are available on DVD, however as of 2009 The Dance of Death has never been released on DVD or video.

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