5. Othello (Othello)
Laurence Fishburne is not any Orson Welles, and I imply that in a great way. I’m referring to the truth that Orson Welles as soon as donned black face and performed the moor who married Desdemona within the 1951 film model of the well-known Shakespearean play. Thankfully, Laurence Fishburne performs Othello within the 1995 model, and sure, I’ll admit it, Laurence Fishburne is downright horny within the function.
And whereas Kenneth Branagh positively steals the film as Iago, Laurence Fishburne is likely one of the few actors I can truthfully say made me absolutely perceive Shakespeare. Because sure, I like Shakespeare and all, however generally, I simply don’t perceive it. And Laurence Fishburne made me perceive it! That’s how good his efficiency is.