Shakespeare in love [videorecording] / Miramax Films/Universal Pictures/the Bedford Falls Company ; produced by David Parfitt, Donna Gigliotti, Harvey Weinstein, Edward Zwick, Marc Norman ; written by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard ; directed by John Madden.
Other Titles: Shakespeare in love (Motion picture).
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 1998.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series: Miramax collector's series
Subject: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Director of photography, Richard Greatrex; editor, David Gamble; music, Stephen Warbeck; executive producers, Bob Weinstein, Julie Goldstein.
Performers: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush, Colin Firth, Ben Affleck, Judi Dench, Simon Callow, Jim Carter, Martin Clunes, Antony Sher, Imelda Staunton, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Williams.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Notes: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Originally produced as motion picture.
Enhanced for 16 x 9 televisions.
For private home use only.
Academy Awards: Best picture; Best actress (Gwyneth Paltrow).
Summary: When Will Shakespeare needs passionate inspiration to break a bad case of writer's block, a secret romance with the beautiful Lady Viola starts the words flowing like never before!