Much Ado About Nothing (I) (2012)
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Messina governor Leonato (Clark Gregg) welcomes conquering military leader Don Pedro (Reed Diamond) and two of his officers: Claudio (Fran Kranz), who falls for the governor's daughter Hero (Jillian Morgese), and Benedick (Alexis Denisof), who takes to verbal jousting with the governor's niece Beatrice (Amy Acker). Soon, all, including the governor, set out to trick Benedick and Beatrice into revealing their feelings for each other. Meanwhile, Don John (Sean Maher), a rival and brother of Don Pedro, plots to keep Claudio and Hero apart.
'Much Ado About Nothing' is a comedic play thought to be written at the tail end of the 16th century by English bard William Shakespeare. The play was adapted for the movie by American film maker Joss Whedon, who also directed the movie.