El pretexto fue el rodaje de esta película cuyos orígenes se remontan a diversas versiones de un montaje teatral." Orson Welles; Emiliano Piedra; Angel Escolano; Harry Saltzman; Keith Baxter; John Gielgud; Jeanne Moreau; Margaret Rutherford; Norman Rodway; Marina Vlady; Walter Chiari; Michael Aldridge; Julio Peña; Tony Beckley; Alan Webb; Ralph Richardson, Sir; Internacional Films Española.; Alpine Productions. In Spanish with English, Portuguese and Castellan subtitles available. Orson Welles' adaptation of the Falstaff story, taken from the Shakespeare plays and Holinshed's chronicles.
Extended play (no chapter stops); Laser Vision; Letterbox format."MND1013"--DVD spine."M. Sir John Falstaff is the hero in this compilation of extracts from Shakespeare's 'Henry IV' and other plays, made into a connected story of Falstaff's career as young Prince Hal's drinking companion.
) but about 3 different releases of the film on DVD: Mr.
Bongo—50th Anniversary Restored Edition (a Spanish restoration; 2015), Mr.
This film adapts pieces of several plays: Henry IV Parts 1 and 2, Richard II, Henry V and The Merry Widows of Windsor, using Falstaff's character to rely them.