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Much ado about nothing

Author: Stephen EvansKenneth BranaghRichard BriersMichael KeatonRobert Sean LeonardAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With his wedding a week away, 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 Don John, but love and laughter prevail when the local constable unwittingly exposes the plot--and all the trouble proves to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Romantic comedy films
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Evans; Kenneth Branagh; Richard Briers; Michael Keaton; Robert Sean Leonard; Keanu Reeves; Denzel Washington; Emma Thompson; David Parfitt; William Shakespeare; Renaissance Films.; American Playhouse Theatrical Films.; Samuel Goldwyn Co.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.; BBC Films.
OCLC Number: 225978921
Notes: 2211OSD.
Based on the play by William Shakespeare.
Credits: Produced by Stephen Evans, David Parfitt, and Kenneth Branagh ; Directed by Kenneth Branagh. Costume, Phyllis Dalton ; production designer, Tim Harvey ; editor, Andrew Marcus ; director of photography, Roger Lanser ; music, Patrick Doyle.
Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Richard Briers, Michael Keaton, Robert Sean Leonard, Keanu Reeves, Emma Thompson, Denzel Washington.
Target Audience: Rated PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format, region 4, PAL.
Responsibility: Samuel Goldwyn Company, in association with American Playhouse Theatrical Films, a Renaissance Films production of a Kenneth Branagh film.

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With his wedding a week away, 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 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. An intricate tale of love and romantic combat, A "merry war" of trust and treachery, social graces and sheer physical attraction, chastity under suspicion and marriage in jeopardy.

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