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R| 2 hr. 2 min.

Plot Summary
"Shakespeare in Love" is a romantic comedy for the 1990s set in the 1590s. It imaginatively unfolds the witty, sexy and timeless tale behind the creation of the greatest love story ever told. A young Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes) is out of cash and ideas, he meets his ideal woman and she inspires him to write one of his most famous plays.

Cast: Joseph Fiennes , Gwyneth Paltrow , Geoffrey Rush , Judi Dench , Simon Callow , Colin Firth , Imelda Staunton , Antony Sher

Director: John Madden

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: Miramax Films

Shakespeare in Love (1998)

Release Date: December 11th, 1998|2 hr. 2 min.

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  • 100
    San Francisco Chronicle

    Anyone not romantically inclined going into Shakespeare in Love surely will be by the end. show more

  • 88
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Accessibly brainy screen charmer. show more

  • 88
    Jami Bernard New York Daily News

    Inordinately clever, sprightly romantic comedy. show more

  • February 26, 2011 BeautyMD
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    I love this movie which this is one of my favorite movie. I feel Romantic those era.

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