A controversial, modern retelling of Shakespeare's "Othello" that takes place in an exclusive boarding school where Odin James (Mekhi Phifer) is the star basketball player and sole black student. Odin's beautiful girlfriend, Desi (Julia Stiles), adores him, and his coach (Martin Sheen) loves him like a son. But jealousy drives the coach's real son, Hugo (Josh Hartnett), into an elaborate and deadly scheme to knock Odin off his exalted perch.
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Ratings and Reviews
- Average 6.1/10
- Fresh 79
- Rotten 45
Critics Consensus: Though well-intentioned and serious in its exploration of teen violence, O is an uneven experiment that doesn't quite succeed.
Imaginative, arresting Shakespeare retelling.
Cast & Crew
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- English (Stereo)
- Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.