Most Popular Shakespeare Adaptation Movies and TV Shows
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3. Warm Bodies (2013)
PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Horror, Romance
After a highly unusual zombie saves a still-living girl from an attack, the two form a relationship that sets in motion events that might transform the entire lifeless world.
Votes: 210,756 | Gross: $66.38M
4. She's the Man (2006)
PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport
When her brother decides to ditch for a couple weeks, Viola heads over to his elite boarding school, disguised as him, and proceeds to fall for his school's star soccer player, and soon learns she's not the only one with romantic troubles.
Votes: 138,816 | Gross: $2.34M
5. Macbeth (2015)
R | 113 min | Drama, History, War
Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.
Votes: 49,757 | Gross: $1.11M
6. Get Over It (2001)
PG-13 | 87 min | Comedy, Romance
A high school senior's girlfriend breaks up with him. His friends try to make him think of something else. His friend's sister Kelly helps him with the school musical. Spending time with Kelly has an effect.
Votes: 17,239 | Gross: $11.56M
7. Julius Caesar (1953)
Not Rated | 120 min | Biography, Drama, History
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.
8. Tempest (1982)
PG | 140 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
A sobering mid-life crisis fuels dissatisfaction in Philip Dimitrius, to the extent where the successful architect trades his marriage and career in for a spiritual exile on a remote Greek ... See full summary »
Votes: 2,047 | Gross: $5.01M
10. Private Romeo (2011)
Not Rated | 94 min | Drama, Romance
A modern take on Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet'. Set at an isolated all-boys military academy, it follows the forbidden relationship between two cadets.
12. The Moving Forest (2015)
99 min | Drama, Thriller
Based on William Shakespeare's "Macbeth". Elias is a successful executive who works in the second largest private bank in Brazil. One day, Elias meets a mysterious woman who claims to be ... See full summary »
13. Hamlet the Vampire Slayer (2008)
85 min | Comedy
Hamlet is haunted by the possibility that his Latin Lover Uncle Claudio is a vampire who murdered Hamlet's father in order to become king and seduce Hamlet's mother, Gertrude. As the ... See full summary »
15. Ricardo III (2013 Video)
12 min | Short, Drama, History
Richard, Duke of Gloucester, plots in order to become king of England. To do this, do not hesitate to send murdering his brother and his own nephews. Having become king, will face the Duke of Richmond in a decisive battle.
16. Otelo (2014 Video)
15 min | Short, Drama
Othello, the Moor in the service of Venice, marries Desdemona, a young virtuous and generous. Iago, jealous for not getting the promotion he sought, decides to ruin the marriage of Othello ... See full summary »
The Ann Sothern Show (1958–1961)
30 min | Comedy
Katy and Mr. Devery find a girl named April living at the hotel who ran away from a fancy boarding school so she could come to New York and become an actress, much against the will of her ... See full summary »
ShakespeaRe-Told (2005– )
TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A chef and his restaurant-hostess wife resort to murder to take ownership of a high-class Glaswegian restaurant.