Highest Rated Titles With William Shakespeare
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5. Being Othello (2009)
21 min | Short, Drama, Romance
A tragic drama of jealousy and hatred, scrambled and re-imagined for the present day through the prism of a mental health unit.
14. A Tribute to John F. Kennedy from the Arts (1963 TV Movie)
A quickly organized live tribute to President Kennedy, honoring his interest and encouragement of the arts, and featuring an impressive list of actors in dramatic readings as well as ... See full summary »
17. National Theatre Live: Coriolanus (2014)
When an old adversary threatens Rome, the city calls once more on her hero and defender: Coriolanus... See full synopsis »
18. The Comedy of Errors (1987 TV Movie)
Two identical twins and their two servants (also identical twins) are separated in a ship-wreck. When, years later, they all show up in the same town, mistaken identities abound.
19. Macbeth: Folger Shakespeare Library Edition (2009 Video)
124 min | Drama
the final performance of this new vision reveals Macbeth's raw power as a supernatural horror thriller shock,suspense,stage magic,and grisly humor while remaining true to the brutal beauty of Shakespeare's poetry.
The Prince of Wags
TV-Y | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Joe is elected captain of the basketball team. Wishbone, as Prince Hal, in Shakespeare's "Henry IV, Part I" must learn to be a leader as well.
30. National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage (2013 TV Movie)
Royal National Theatre celebrates 50 years.
Writers: Alan Ayckbourn, Alan Bennett, Howard Brenton, George Farquhar, David Hare, Tony Kushner, Harold Pinter, Peter Shaffer, William Shakespeare, Tom Stoppard | Stars: Roger Allam, Jonathan Bailey, Simon Russell Beale, Alan Bennett
31. Omnibus (1952–1961)
55 min | Drama, History, Music
Starting out as a live show from New York City, "Omnibus" was hosted by Alastair Cooke and featured everything from discussions about science and the arts to original works by such ... See full summary »
32. King John (2015)
A filmed version of the Shakespeare play as put on by the Stratford Festival. The much unloved 12th century King John fought battles on several fronts including with his own barons. ..
39. National Theatre Live: Hamlet (2015)
217 min | Drama
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his Uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans his revenge.
40. National Geographic Specials (1965– )
60 min | Documentary, History
For over 30 years, the National Geographic Society has presented specials on nature, foreign culture, scientific breakthroughs, and things which fall under the general category of "neat ... See full summary »
41. The Taming of the Shrew (1976 TV Movie)
102 min | Comedy, Romance
San Francisco's A.C.T. company presents Shakespeare's classic take with a Commedia dell'Arte flair, as if it were a inn yard performance by a traveling company.
42. The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) (2000 TV Movie)
88 min | Comedy
Three guys, one dead playwright, and 37 plays, all in under two hours. In this universally acclaimed theater experience, Adam Long (one of the troupe's founding members), Reed Marin, and ... See full summary »
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales (1992–1994)
25 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
The growing ambition of Julius Caesar is a source of major concern to his close friend Brutus. Cassius persuades him to participate in his plot to assassinate Caesar but they have both sorely underestimated Mark Antony.