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Author: Kenneth BranaghSteven EvansDavid ParfittRichard BriersEmma ThompsonAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Columbia Tristar Home Video, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With his wedding a week away, hot-blooded Claudio can't wait to marry the beautiful young Hero. To distract him, his best friend Don Pedro devises mischief: a romantic trap for the sharp-tongued Beatrice and the man she loves to hate, Benedick. Their amusement is almost spoiled by the jealous scheming of the rakish Don John, but love and laughter prevail when the local constable unwittingly exposes the plot--and all  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Branagh; Steven Evans; David Parfitt; Richard Briers; Emma Thompson; Denzel Washington; Robert Sean Leonard; Michael Keaton; William Shakespeare; Renaissance Films (Firm); Samuel Goldwyn Co.; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0767802594 9780767802598 0800130294 9780800130299
OCLC Number: 39673299
Language Note: English, Spanish or French language soundtrack, with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Credits: Director of photography, Roger Lanser; editor, Andrew Marcus; music, Patrick Doyle.
Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Richard Briers, Michael Keaton, Robert Sean Leonard, Keanu Reeves, Emma Thompson, Denzel Washington, Kate Beckinsale, Brian Blessed.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; widescreen and full screen versions.
Responsibility: by William Shakespeare ; Samuel Goldwyn Co. presents a Renaissance Films production ; adapted for the screen by Kenneth Branagh ; produced by Stephen Evans, David Parfitt, and Kenneth Branagh ; directed by Kenneth Branagh.

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With his wedding a week away, hot-blooded Claudio can't wait to marry the beautiful young Hero. To distract him, his best friend Don Pedro devises mischief: a romantic trap for the sharp-tongued Beatrice and the man she loves to hate, Benedick. Their amusement is almost spoiled by the jealous scheming of the rakish Don John, but love and laughter prevail when the local constable unwittingly exposes the plot--and all the trouble proves to be much ado about nothing.

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