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Review: In 'The King,' Chalamet inherits the throne

Oct. 8, 2019 8:55 PM EDT

A Shakespeare adaptation without all that Shakespeare stuff, David Michôd's "The King" goes once more unto the breach only to come up short. "The King," written by Michôd and Joel Edgerton, condenses Shakespeare's Henriad — "Henry IV, Parts I & II" and "Henry V" — into a much more...

Timothée Chalamet grows up with 'The King'

Oct. 8, 2019 3:06 PM EDT

VENICE, Italy (AP) — There aren't many directors who would be happy about a film taking nearly seven years to get off the ground, but that's precisely the case with David Michôd's "The King." The long development process, delays and studio changes for his and Joel Edgerton's vision for a Henry V film...