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Famous Authors: William Shakespeare

1996 Rated NR 30m

An immortal figure in English literature, William Shakespeare wrote dozens of plays, sonnets and other poems. He began his career as an actor, joining the theatrical company that built and operated the Globe Theatre in London. He soon began writing plays, enjoying huge success and popularity in his day. Through period documents, artwork and other archival material, this program traces the life and work of the Bard.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.