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Shakespeare in love [videorecording] / Miramax Films/Universal Pictures/the Bedford Falls Company ; a film by John Madden.

Shakespeare in love

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  • ISBN: 0788818937
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : 1998.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Rated R.
Originally released as motion picture in 1998.
Special features: Shakespeare in love and on film; television spots; 1998 Academy Award, winning costumes; John Madden commentary track; cast & crew commentary track; deleted scenes; Shakespeare facts; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Richard Greatrex; editor, David Gamble; music, Stephen Warbeck; producers, David Parfitt, Donna Gigliotti, Harvey Weinstein, Edward Zwick, Marc Norman ; writers, Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard ; director, John Madden.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gwyenth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geofrey Rush, Colin Firth, Ben Affleck, Judi Dench, Simon Callow, Jim Carter, Martin Clunes, Antony Sher, Imelda Staunton, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Williams.
Summary, etc.:
When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
English or French language tracks.
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 > Drama.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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