Shakespeare's Plays on Film

"The devil can cite Scripture for his purpose."
(The Merchant of Venice)

As You Like It
A Shakespeare Comedy. The love story of Orlando and Rosalind.

Shakespeare tragedy. The Prince of Denmark is torn with emotions when his father dies and his mother remarries.

Julius Caesar
Shakespeare tragedy. Ancient Rome is filled with political intrigue.

King Lear
Shakespeare tragedy. A timeless tale of greed and lust for power.

Shakespeare tragedy. The haunted Macbeth stops at nothing to gain the throne.

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Shakespeare comedy. Four young lovers are teased by spirits in an enchanted forest.

Much Ado about Nothing
Shakespeare comedy. A romantic story filled with laughter, mistaken identities, jealousy, and wit.

Shakespeare tragedy. The wicked Iago plants the seeds of doubt in Othello's mind about innocent Desdemona's fidelity.

Richard III
Shakespeare tragedy. The deformed and evil Richard Gloucester schemes to take over the throne.

Romeo and Juliet
Shakespeare tragedy. The sad story of star-crossed lovers.

The Taming of the Shrew
Shakespeare comedy. Women's liberation in the 16th Century battles male chauvinism.

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