Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer   (60) Most Notable Films
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 RATING   TITLE   YEAR   DIRECTOR  COUNTRY MEDIA
# 1 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 73 Overall Ran 1985 Kurosawa, Akira Japan / France BD
# 2 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 81 Overall West Side Story 1961 Robbins, Jerome / Wise, Robert USA BDS
# 3 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 186 Overall Throne of Blood 1957 Kurosawa, Akira Japan BD
# 4 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 269 Overall Henry V 1944 Olivier, Laurence UK BD
# 5 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 358 Overall Shakespeare in Love 1998 Madden, John USA / UK BD
# 6 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 587 Overall Hamlet 1948 Olivier, Laurence UK D
# 7 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 591 Overall Chimes at Midnight 1965 Welles, Orson Spain / Switzerland BD
# 8 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 650 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1968 Zeffirelli, Franco UK / Italy DS
# 9 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 802 Overall Forbidden Planet 1956 Wilcox, Fred M. USA BD
# 10 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 809 Overall Richard III 1955 Olivier, Laurence UK BD
# 11 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 860 Overall Henry V 1989 Branagh, Kenneth UK D
# 12 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 862 Overall Julius Caesar 1953 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. USA DS
# 13 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1020 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1936 Cukor, George USA D
# 14 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1061 Overall Othello 1952 Welles, Orson USA / Italy / France / Morocco BD
# 15 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1070 Overall My Own Private Idaho 1991 Van Sant, Gus USA BD
# 16 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1163 Overall A Midsummer Night's Dream 1935 Dieterle, William / Reinhardt, Max USA D
# 17 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1411 Overall Macbeth 1971 Polanski, Roman UK / USA BD
# 18 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1615 Overall Hamlet 1964 Kozintsev, Grigori / Shapiro, Iosif Soviet Union D
# 19 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1682 Overall Romeo + Juliet 1996 Luhrmann, Baz USA BD
# 20 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1732 Overall The Taming of the Shrew 1967 Zeffirelli, Franco Italy / USA YS
# 21 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1748 Overall Theatre of Blood 1973 Hickox, Douglas UK D
# 22 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1751 Overall Richard III 1995 Loncraine, Richard UK / USA DS
# 23 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1807 Overall King Lear 1971 Brook, Peter UK / Denmark D
# 24 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1819 Overall Otello 1986 Zeffirelli, Franco Italy / Netherlands Y
# 25 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1906 Overall Hamlet 1996 Branagh, Kenneth UK / USA BD
# 26 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1941 Overall Kiss Me Kate 1953 Sidney, George USA DS
# 27 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1968 Overall Much Ado About Nothing 1993 Branagh, Kenneth UK / USA BD
# 28 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2054 Overall The Tragedy of Macbeth 2021 Coen, Joel USA
# 29 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2195 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1954 Castellani, Renato Italy / UK BY
# 30 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2230 Overall Othello 1965 Burge, Stuart / Dexter, John UK D
# 31 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2277 Overall Hamlet 2000 Almereyda, Michael USA D
# 32 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2407 Overall Coriolanus 2011 Fiennes, Ralph UK BD
# 33 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2448 Overall Macbeth 2015 Kurzel, Justin UK / France / USA BDS
# 34 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2488 Overall The Merchant of Venice 2004 Radford, Michael USA / Italy / Luxembourg / UK D
# 35 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2523 Overall Hamlet 1990 Zeffirelli, Franco USA / UK / France YS
# 36 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2579 Overall Carry on Cleo 1964 Thomas, Gerald UK D
# 36 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2579 Overall King Lear 1971 Kozintsev, Grigori / Shapiro, Iosif Soviet Union D
# 36 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2579 Overall 10 Things I Hate About You 1999 Junger, Gil USA BDS
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Cardinal Wolsey 1912 Blackton, J. Stuart / Trimble, Laurence USA
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Hamlet 1907 Méliès, Georges France
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Hamlet 1913 Plumb, Hay UK
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Henry VIII 1911 Barker, William G.B. UK
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Macbeth 1948 Welles, Orson USA BD
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Otello 1955 Yutkevich, Sergei Soviet Union
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1911 O'Neil, Barry USA
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall The Taming of the Shrew 1929 Taylor, Sam USA D
# 37 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2580 Overall Twelfth Night 1910 Mullin, Eugene / Kent, Charles USA V
# 38 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2634 Overall Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead 1990 Stoppard, Tom UK / USA BD
# 39 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2638 Overall Titus 1999 Taymor, Julie Italy / USA DS
# 40 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2658 Overall Shakespeare Wallah 1965 Ivory, James India Y
# 41 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2667 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1966 Czinner, Paul UK Y
# 42 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2670 Overall King Lear 1987 Godard, Jean-Luc Bahamas / USA Y
# 43 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2676 Overall Giulietta e Romeo 1964 Freda, Riccardo Italy / Spain
# 43 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2676 Overall Romanoff and Juliet 1961 Ustinov, Peter USA
# 44 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2678 Overall Caesar Must Die 2012 Taviani, Paolo / Taviani, Vittorio Italy D
# 45 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2680 Overall O 2001 Nelson, Tim Blake USA DS
# 45 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2680 Overall Twelfth Night 1996 Nunn, Trevor UK / Ireland / USA D
# 46 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2687 Overall Much Ado About Nothing 2012 Whedon, Joss USA BD
# 47 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2703 Overall Richard III 1912 Keane, James / Calmettes, André France / USA D
# 48 Best Movies by William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2715 Overall A Midsummer Night's Dream 1999 Hoffman, Michael Italy / UK / USA DS
 RATING   TITLE   YEAR   DIRECTOR  COUNTRY MEDIA
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William Shakespeare Writer Summary
Rank:  2     Selected Films:  60     Average Year:  1968
Born:   4/23/1564     Deceased:   4/23/1616  Age 52

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T   Theaters (US)
B   Blu-ray Disc
D   DVD
V   VHS
Y   Yes (DVD or VHS, unspecified)
S   Soundtrack