About the film
Kean : Genius or Scoundrel
Release Date: March 01, 1957
|Writers||:||Vittorio Gassman, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Luciano Lucignani, Francesco Rosi|
England, first half of the 19th century. Edmund Kean is a celebrated theatre actor, notorious for his tumultuous private life. He is in love with the beautiful countess Koefeld, wife of the Danish ambassador, to the consternation of his friend, the Prince of Wales. He is also hounded by Anna Damby, who wants to become an actress to escape a marriage to Lord Mewill.