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Shakespeare in Love

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Read on for a listing of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription choices - along with the availability of 'Shakespeare in Love' on each platform. Now, before we get into the nitty-gritty of how you can watch 'Shakespeare in Love' right now, here are some specifics about the Miramax Films, Bedford Falls Productions, Universal Pictures romantic comedy flick.

Released December 25th, 1998, 'Shakespeare in Love' stars Joseph Fiennes, Gwyneth Paltrow, Geoffrey Rush, Judi Dench The R movie has a runtime of about 2 hr 2 min, and received a score of 87 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which compiled reviews from 33 respected critics.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: ""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."

'Shakespeare in Love' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on VUDU, YouTube, Amazon.com, and Cinemax .