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This documentary explores the ongoing debate about the authorship of the works attributed to Shakespeare. Writers and critics, actors and scholars, including Mark Twain, Sigmund Freud, Charlie Chaplin, and many others have struggled to reconcile England's "Star of Poets" with the grain dealer from Stratford. Why? Written by Anonymous

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The truth behind Shakespeare could rewrite history.


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Impressive collection of evidence
22 December 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have loved Shakespeare since I was a child, I had never looked into the theory that he was not who he appeared to be before the movie Anonymous. I was intrigued by the idea. Rather than be offended as so many were, that my life long favorite poet and author was a ruse, I was riveted to the screen and actually took notes. I was fascinated by the evidence and historical facts that back up the theory. I think this movie should be viewed by all who love the Bard, ESPECIALLY if Anonymous offended you LOL… you just haven't seen the facts yet. You will be surprised.

Lets just say it's about time we learn who really gave us a gift that has endured the centuries.


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