A noblewoman disguises herself as a young man and falls for her employer, a lovesick count. Unfortunately, the count's beloved falls for the disguised noblewoman and a comedy of unrequited love and mistaken identities ensues.
Did You Know?
The Shakespearean ballad performed by Feste - "Come Away Death" - borrows an adapted melody from Paul McCartney
's song "Once Upon A Long Ago". McCartney graciously donated the melody of his song for Kenneth Branagh
's original stage production of Twelfth Night, performed by the Renaissance Theatre Company, and allowed the melody to be used in the film version. See more
Version of La nuit des rois