Will Shakespeare

Will Shakespeare

DVD - 2008
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Begins with Shakespeare's youthful obscurity in Avon. As he struggles to survive as a playwright, he faces multiple hardships, but defeats all obstacles to achieve unprecedented success in London.


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May 11, 2011

Made over 30 years ago this film is dated by today's production standards. A young Tim Curry and Ian McShain star in this fictional account of Shakespeare's life. There is of course controversy over who exactly Shakespeare was and this account adds little to enlighten us on that mystery. The DVD jacket calls the production at times cheeky, but campy would be a better description. It's believable that the bard himself would be bored by this BBC production.

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