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Shakespeare in Love

1998-01-29 | Romance / History

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Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, "Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter," before it's even written. When a lovely noblewoman auditions for a role, they fall into forbidden love -- and his play finds a new life (and title). As their relationship progresses, Shakespeare's comedy soon transforms into tragedy.
Director: John Madden
Stars: Joseph Fiennes, Gwyneth Paltrow

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59 wins 143 nominations
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    Best Actress in a Leading Role

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    Best Actress in a Supporting Role

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    Best Art Direction-Set Decoration


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Shakespeare in Love FAQ

The casts of Shakespeare in Love are Joseph Fiennes starring as Will Shakespeare, Gwyneth Paltrow starring as Viola De Lesseps, Geoffrey Rush starring as Philip Henslowe, Tom Wilkinson starring as Hugh Fennyman, Judi Dench starring as Queen Elizabeth, Imelda Staunton starring as Nurse.
Shakespeare in Love won 1999 Academy Awards, USA, 1999 Golden Globes, USA, 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards, 1999 BAFTA Awards, 1999 Berlin International Film Festival, 2000 Czech Lions, 2000 Empire Awards, UK, 2000 Evening Standard British Film Awards, 2000 Kinema Junpo Awards, 2000 Mainichi Film Concours and 23 others.
The director of Shakespeare in Love is John Madden.
On July 23, 2021, the IMDB rating of Shakespeare in Love is 7.1/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 92/100, Metacritic rating is 87/100, TMDB rating is 6.0/10.
The revenue of Shakespeare in Love was 289,317,794 USD.
The release date of Shakespeare in Love is January 29, 1998.
The certification of Shakespeare in Love is R.
The full version of Shakespeare in Love is provided by Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Starz , FandangoNOW , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Redbox , DIRECTV , fuboTV , AMC on Demand
On July 23, 2021, there were 5299 public reaction to Shakespeare in Love including shortlisted, beautiful acting, extraordinary, fictional character, deservedly won awards.
The genre of Shakespeare in Love is Romance,History,Comedy.
The production budget of Shakespeare in Love was 25,000,000 USD.
The runtime of Shakespeare in Love is 123 minutes.