MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,532 this week

Midsummer Dream (2005)
"El sueño de una noche de San Juan" (original title)

5.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.4/10 from 206 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 5 critic

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

Related News

'Midsummer' finds voice
| The Hollywood Reporter
'Midsummer' has local accent
| The Hollywood Reporter

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 364 titles
created 12 Dec 2011
 
a list of 2558 titles
created 01 May 2012
 
a list of 289 titles
created 07 May 2012
 
a list of 37 titles
created 9 months ago
 
list image
a list of 18 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Midsummer Dream" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Midsummer Dream (2005)

Midsummer Dream (2005) on IMDb 5.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Midsummer Dream.
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

The 'Angel Hope' of the title is a fictitious nun - a little like Mother Teresa, only much younger and prettier - who works at a fictitious hospital in the South Pacific. The third ... See full summary »

Director: Lukas Erni
Stars: Billy Boyd, Luke Mably, Eva Birthistle
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Frank determines to salvage his self-esteem and tackle his demons by attempting the ultimate test of endurance - swimming the English Channel.

Director: Gaby Dellal
Stars: Peter Mullan, Brenda Blethyn, Billy Boyd
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A comic drama set on a Mediterranean island, where a motley collection of characters is seeking musical redemption.

Director: Francesca Joseph
Stars: Stanley Tucci, Rhys Ifans, Hugh Bonneville
Drama | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Synopsis Henry and Jack are two famous and talented pianists: they are rivals and try to outdo each other in the various music events where they regularly compete. They have known each ... See full summary »

Director: Marc Goldstein
Stars: Billy Boyd, Dominic Gould, Patrick Bauchau
Animation | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Cruz Delgado
Stars: Rafael Alonso Naranjo Jr., Gonzalo Durán, Eduardo Jover
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Pirate Dimitri, together with his crew, will face some dangerous slave traders to rescue a beautiful lady and find a great treasure.

Directors: Txabi Basterretxea, Joxan Muñoz
Stars: Alfredo Landa, Juan Carlos Loriz, Maribel Legarreta
The Best Man I (TV Movie 2006)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

After painter Michael 'Mike' Sheldrake's failed suicide attempt, house-mate and life-long best friend Peter Tremaine, an antiques shop owner, reminisces their common past, like Mike does in... See full summary »

Director: Alex Pillai
Stars: Richard Coyle, Keeley Hawes, Toby Stephens
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

After the 'announcement' of a past wedding, 6 couples and an ex-boyfriend discuss the ramifications. Set primarily in one location and played out in a single 24 hour period.

Director: Troy Miller
Stars: Mark Addy, David Baddiel, Morwenna Banks
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A city banker hears of the death of River Phoenix, and rushes home to comfort her introverted 17 year old brother - his biggest fan.

Director: Angus Jackson
Stars: Adam Lake, Abe Buckoke, Aine Carlin
Drama

Residents of a fictional Welsh community share stories and poems of their life in their seaside town.

Director: Kevin Allen
Stars: Rhys Ifans, Di Botcher, Charlotte Church
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Maite Ruiz de Austri
Stars: Sonja Ball, Teddy Lee Dillon, Terrence Scammell
Megasónicos (1997)
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  
Directors: Javier González de la Fuente, José Martínez Montero
Stars: Carlos Kaniowsky
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Gabino Diego ...
Lisandro (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Pedro Abrunhosa ...
(voice)
...
Eye conductor
Rita Blanco ...
(voice)
...
Puck (voice)
Gemma Cuervo ...
Cleta (voice)
Carla de Sá ...
Helena (voice)
Antonio Galves ...
Teseo (voice)
...
Helena (voice)
José Luis Gil ...
Filóstrato (voice)
Pedro Granger ...
(voice)
...
Theseus (voice)
...
Lysander (voice)
...
Mostaza (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

1 July 2005 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Draumaland  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$205,651 (Spain) (1 July 2005)

Gross:

$205,651 (Spain) (1 July 2005)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not bad, but who's the audience?
12 April 2014 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

The movie starts by introducing Puck, who has an oddly mechanical- sounding laugh and a rather ugly face. Maybe children find him charming, or maybe the decision was made that Puck doesn't have to be charming, but I think an opportunity was lost there to engage the audience through Puck the way Shakespeare is usually thought to have intended. The plot does have a little to do with Shakespeare's comedy, but it's mostly the characters who have been borrowed, along with a touch of Don Quixote and the witches from Macbeth. I saw the movie in Hebrew, where the title is simply "A Midsummer Night's Dream," just like Shakespeare, but I understand there's an intentional alteration of the title in Spanish and in English to go with the major script difference. Shakespeare's story has been largely replaced by the familiar device of a quest with the characters (including the bad guy who's along for his own evil reasons) interacting along the way. The witches and a handful of glowing fairies are, like Puck, lost opportunities for interesting visualization, but the villain is well conceived and original-looking, as are Oberon and Mustardseed. There are also some animated musical instruments that appear now and then but are gone again before much attention can be paid. The music itself is quite entertaining throughout the movie. But while some opportunities to entertain children are lost, the script doesn't rise to the level that would firmly hold the interest of adults, so I get the feeling that the effort-- and it's obviously not a small effort-- is lost somewhere between the two audiences.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
So Excited!! mrazmaroongirl
Hermia? footloose_lou
New Adaptation Already? Ladycosette
animation? yun_pei
?? plz help!! ciRcLeTObOX
trailer?? dancingfernando
Discuss Midsummer Dream (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?