Shakespeare In Love - Special Edition (1998)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Ben Affleck Ned Alleyn
Judi Dench Queen Elizabeth I
Joseph Fiennes William Shakespeare
Colin Firth Lord Wessex
John Madden
Gwyneth Paltrow Viola De Lesseps
Geoffrey Rush Philip Henslowe
Simon Callow Mr. Tilney, Master of the Revels
Jim Carter Ralph Bashford
Martin Clunes Richard Burbage
Antony Sher Dr. Moth
Imelda Stauton
Tom Wilkinson Hugh Fennyman
Mark Williams
Steve O'Donnell Lambert (as Steven O'Donnell)
Tim McMullen Frees
Steven Beard Makepeace, the Preacher
Patrick Barlow Will Kempe
Sandra Reinton Rosaline
Bridget McConnell Lady in Waiting
Georgie Glen Lady in Waiting
Imelda Staunton Nurse
Movie Details
Genre Comedy; Cult Classics; Drama
Director John Madden
Producer Donna Gigliotti; Marc Norman
Writer Marc Norman; Tom Stoppard
Studio Disney / Buena Vista
Language English
Audience Rating R
Running Time 2 hr 2 mins
Country USA
Color Color
IMDb Rating 7.5
A comedy about the greatest love story almost never told.

Triumphant winner of 7 Academy Awards - including Best Picture - this witty, sexy smash features Oscar - winning Best Actress Gwyneth Paltrow (Sliding Doors, A Perfect Murder) and an amazing cast that includes Academy Award winners Judi Dench (Best Supporting Actress) Geoffrey Rush (Best Actor - Shine) and Ben Affleck (Armageddon; Best Original Screenplay - Good Will Hunting)! When Will Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes - Elizabeth) needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola (Paltrow) starts the words flowing like never before! There are just two things he'll have to learn about his new love: not only is she promised to marry someone else, she's successfully impersonating a man in order to play the lead in Will's latest prodution! A truly can't miss - motion picture event with outstanding critical acclaim to match its impressive collection of major awards - everyone will love this funny behind-the-scenes look at the writing of the greatest love story ever told!
Personal Details
Seen It Yes
Index 108
Collection Status In Collection
Quantity 1
Links IMDB
Amazon US
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Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 2.35:1 (Anamorphic)
Layers Single side, Dual layer
UPC 717951005458
Chapters 31
Release Date 1999
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital 5.1
Nr of Disks/Tapes 1
Extra Features
Shakespeare in Love and on film
Television Spots
1998 Academy Award-winning costumes
John Madden Commentary Track
Commentary Track with Cast & Crew
Deleted Scenes
Shakespeare Facts
Theatrical Trailer