Shakespeare in Love Image

Universal acclaim - based on 33 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 120 Ratings

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. (Miramax Films)
Runtime: 123 min
Rating: Rated R for sexuality.
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: Aug 10, 1999
Director Credit
John Madden Director
Writer Credit
Marc Norman Written By
Tom Stoppard Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Geoffrey Rush Philip Henslowe
Joseph Fiennes Will Shakespeare
Cast Credit
Antony Sher Dr. Moth
Bridget McConnell Lady In Waiting
Georgie Glen Lady In Waiting
Judi Dench Queen Elizabeth
Martin Clunes Richard Burbage
Nicholas Boulton Henry Condell
Patrick Barlow Will Kempe
Sandra Reinton Rosaline
Simon Callow Tilney - Master Of The Revels
Steven Beard Makepeace - The Preacher
Steven O'Donnell Lambert
Tim McMullan Frees
Tom Wilkinson Hugh Fennyman
Producer Credit
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
David Parfitt Producer
Donna Gigliotti Producer
Edward Zwick Producer
Harvey Weinstein Producer
Julie Goldstein Executive Producer
Linda Bruce Associate Producer
Marc Norman Producer
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