New Clips from The Hollow Crown

I love the BBC’s Shakespearean history play adaptations that are collected together as The Hollow Crown, and while I haven’t yet seen a date for the new season airing in the U.S., the Beeb has kindly put a bunch of clips on YouTube, so at least we can enjoy those!

Queen Margaret strikes the Duchess of Gloucester:

Edward IV is captivated by Elizabeth:

Richard III dreams of the throne:

Richard III and Richmond rally their troops for battle:

Trailer: Far from the Madding Crowd

Far from the Madding CrowdAny Hardy fans around? We’ve got a new trailer for Thomas Vinterberg’s adaptation of Far from the Madding Crowd, and boy, it looks gorgeous. It stars Carey Mulligan, Matthew Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge, and Michael Sheen, and will be in theaters on May 1st.