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    Directed by Ken Russell • 1986 • United Kingdom
    Starring Gabriel Byrne, Julian Sands, Natasha Richardson

    Ken Russell imagines the origins of Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein” as only he could: with a feverish, hallucinatory excess bordering on the demented. On a stormy night in 1816 at Lord Byron’s ...

  • Mahler

    Directed by Ken Russell • 1974 • United Kingdom
    Starring Robert Powell, Georgina Hale, Lee Montague

    Director Ken Russell revisits one of his favorite motifs—the lives of legendary composers—in this wildly iconoclastic portrait of Austro-Bohemian symphonist Gustav Mahler. While traveling on a tra...

  • Salome’s Last Dance

    Directed by Ken Russell • 1988 • United Kingdom
    Starring Glenda Jackson, Stratford Johns, Nickolas Grace

    Ken Russell’s typically outlandish take on Oscar Wilde’s controversial biblical play “Salome” sees Wilde himself (played Nickolas Grace) attending a staging of his then-banned work put on by ...