Release Date: December 25th, 1998
DVD Release Date: August 10th, 1999
R|2 hr 2 min
"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.
Director: John Madden
Genres: Romantic comedy
Production Co: Miramax Films, Bedford Falls Productions, Universal Pictures
Distributors: Miramax Films