The Merry Wives of Windsor
Richard Griffiths and Academy Award winner Ben Kingsley star in this BBC production of Shakespeare's comedy about Sir John Falstaff, one of Queen Elizabeth I's favorite Shakespearean characters. Hoping to strike it rich, Falstaff tries to seduce two wealthy wives of Windsor, but the ladies are wise to his scheme. Practical jokes abound and proper Elizabethan code goes out the door as a desperate Falstaff resorts to dressing in drag.
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- David Hugh Jones
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: PCM MonoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it