Keyword: Shakespeare

Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Rated: R Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 12/10/1998
It is the summer of 1593, and the rising young star of London's theatre scene, Will Shakespeare, faces a scourge like no other: a paralyzing bout of writer's block. While the great Elizabethan age of entertainment unfolds around him, Will is without inspiration on material. What Will needs is a muse--and in an extraordinary moment in which life imitates art, he finds and falls for a woman who...
10 Things I Hate About You

10 Things I Hate About You (1999)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 03/30/1999
Bianca Stratford is pretty and popular, but her strict family won't allow her to date until her older sister does: the problem is that sister Kat is an outsider who tries to alienate any guy who might be interested in her. So Bianca's would-be boyfriend bribes fellow outsider Patrick to ask out Kat, thinking that this sullen young man with a mysterious past might tempt Kat to rise to the challenge...
Hamlet

Hamlet (1996)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 238 minutes Release date: 12/24/1996
Murder and violence, revenge and intrigue, sex and desire, paranoia and madness -- the heady brew of passion and emotion that makes up Shakespeare's great tragedy has intoxicated audiences of all ages. The story of the Prince of Denmark, who seeks revenge for his father's murder at the hands of his perfidious uncle, delves into fundamental issues about humanity and the nature of being.
Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night (1996)

Rated: PG Runtime: 125 minutes Release date: 10/24/1996
A shipwreck has separated identical twins, Viola and Sebastian. Viola is cast ashore in Illyria where, believing Sebastian drowned and fearing for her own safety, she disguises herself as her brother. Taking the name Cesario, she is employed by the young Duke Orsino as the go-between in the courtship of the recently orphaned Countess Olivia. Orsino and Olivia become increasingly obsessed with the...
Titus

Titus (1999)

Rated: R Runtime: 162 minutes Release date: 12/24/1999
Titus Andronicus, the great Roman general, returns home victorious from a long war with the northern Goths during which all but his four remaining sons have died. Lucius, the eldest son, reminds Titus that part of the victory ritual is the human sacrafice of an enemy prisoner. Titus chooses the eldest son of Tamora, the Queen of the Goths, who has been brought back to Rome as a captive with her...

Macbeth (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/03/2014

Rikki the Pig (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/03/2014
A man manipulates his family members into destroying one another so he can ascend to the throne.

Rave Macbeth (2001)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/07/2001
Set in a trendy nightclub, this Macbeth remake recounts the political manueverings of a trio of drug dealers all vying for control of the hipster underground rave scene.
Henry V

Henry V (1989)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 11/07/1989
Screen version of Shakespeare's historical play.
Hunky Dory

Hunky Dory (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 03/21/2013
The long hot summer of 1976 was a heady time of sweltering heat, glam rock, flared trousers, long hair and platform shoes. In a south Wales public school during that summer. Viv has left London and her thespian aspirations to work as a drama teacher in the local high school of her home town. Determined to fire up her hormonal, apathetic teenage charges, she sets about staging a rock musical based...
NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage

NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 05/01/2014
London's Old Vic, NYC's Brooklyn Academy of Music and Sam Mendes' Neal Street Productions launched a collaborative effort called the Bridge Project to mount new productions of classic works, mostly by Shakespeare. This documentary provides a behind-the-scenes look at the company's final production, "Richard III" starring Kevin Spacey, from rehearsals in London to its international tour, which...
Dir: Jeremy Whelehan
With: N/A
Coriolanus

Coriolanus (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 12/01/2011
Caius Martius 'Coriolanus' is unquestionably Rome's most courageous general and its most controversial. He is revered for his ferocity in battle and willingness to die for his country; and reviled for his openly contemptuous attitude towards the ordinary Roman citizen. After achieving an astounding victory in Rome's long-running war with the neighboring Volsces, Coriolanus is prodded by his...
Midsummer Night's Rave

A Midsummer Night's Rave (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/02/2014
A modern retelling of the Shakespeare comedy set in a rave club that resembles the enchanted forest of the original play. Set in a rave two years in the future, a group of friends share an adventure fueled by pounding beats, a magical Puck and his glowing pills, and a hot pursuit of some stolen drug money. A few well wishing fairies, an unexpected turn of events and a some changes of heart lead...

Richard III (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/03/2014
A modern-day take on the Shakespeare classic.
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1991)

Rated: PG Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 02/07/1991
Witty comedy centering around two minor characters in Shakespeare's "Hamlet," based on Stoppard's 1967 hit play.
Othello

Othello (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 12/13/1995
Venice, 1570. With the moon glowing brightly, a veiled figure slips furtively out of a gondola and disappears into the night. It's Desdemona, cherished daughter of Venetian nobleman Brabantio, risking all and defying convention to elope with Othello, the proud Moor who is one of Venice's most celebrated mercenaries. As the lovers seal their union in a secluded chapel, watching over them is Iago...
O

O (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 08/30/2001
Deep in the American South, NBA hopeful Odin James is the only black student at an elite private school. Playing point guard, Odin is a basketball scout's dream, possessing the talent to go straight from high school to the pros. Odin not only enjoys widespread popularity with the students, he is dating the beautiful Desi Brable, daughter of Dean Brable. Odin's best friend, Hugo Goulding, is a...
Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing (1993)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 05/06/1993
Don Pedro has defeated his brother Don John in battle and returns victorious to the home of his friend Leonato. Don Pedro's man Claudio falls in love with Leonato's daughter Hero and plans to marry her, but the devious Don John hatches a scheme to keep them apart. Meanwhile, Don Pedro brings together his woman-hating second in command with Leonato's niece Beatrice.
As You Like It

As You Like It (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2006
Rosalind, daughter of a Duke, falls in love with Orlando, a young man who is subsequently banished. In order to pursue her beloved, Rosalind disguises herself as a man, resulting in comedic misunderstandings and adventures.
Hamlet

Hamlet (1990)

Rated: PG Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 12/18/1990
An adaptation of Shakespeare's classic play about the Prince of Denmark troubled by his father's mysterious death and his mother's sudden remarriage to his uncle.

Cymbeline (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/06/2014
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
In the fair city of Verona, Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet, teenage children of two feuding families, meet at a feast and fall deeply in love. In spite of the deep contempt their families have for each another, Romeo and Juliet steal away and are secretly married. But before long, a chain of events tragically changes the lives of both families forever.
Hamlet

Hamlet (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 112 minutes Release date: 05/11/2000
New York City, 2000. Claudius is a high-profile media magnate running the Denmark Corporation following the death of his brother. Claudius' new wife, Gertrude, the widow of his brother and Hamlet's mother, is a poised and powerful socialite. Hamlet is in love with Ophelia, who lives in an East Village squat, never far from the disapproving eye of her father, Polonius, Claudius' chief consultant...
Love's Labour's Lost

Love's Labour's Lost (2000)

Rated: PG Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 06/08/2000
A musical adaptation of William Shakespeare's play, set in the glamorous court of the King of Navarre. In 1939, the King and his three best friends swear off women for several years so they can devote themselves to philosophical study. However, when the Princess of France arrives on a diplomatic mission with her three beautiful attendants in tow, their plan goes awry. The men conceal their...

Richard II (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/17/2014
Dir: James Ivory
With: N/A