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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 12 min.

Plot Summary
In this classic screen adaptation of Shakespeare's fantastical play, the royal wedding plans of Theseus, the duke of Athens (Ian Hunter) and Hippolyta overlap with the antics of forest fairies, led by Oberon and Titania, and a ragtag troupe of actors. Meanwhile, young lovers, including Lysander (Dick Powell) and Hermia (Olivia de Havilland), deceive each other in amusing ways, and magic adds a mischievous element to this enchanted romantic comedy.

Cast: James Cagney , Mickey Rooney , Olivia de Havilland , Dick Powell , Joe E. Brown , Jean Muir , Hugh Herbert , Ian Hunter

Directors: William Dieterle , Max Reinhardt

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures, MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc., The Vitaphone Corporation

A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935)

Release Date: October 9th, 1935|2 hr. 12 min.

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