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Shakespeare in Love

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7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo92%
Comedy Drama 
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Rated: 18+ (R)19982h 2mOn: Showtime Tags: Medieval Political Country: United Kingdom 
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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.Shakespeare in Love featuring Joseph Fiennes and Gwyneth Paltrow is streaming on Showtime, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 6 others. It's a comedy and drama movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 92% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (204,547 votes).

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Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 5 others).

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#1,078 Ranked Movie

#12 Ranked in Medieval Movies

#35 Ranked in Movies on Showtime

#106 Ranked in History Movies

Shakespeare in Love has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 92% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.1 (204,547 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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