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The Merry Wives of Windsor

1982 Rated NR 2hr

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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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: PCM Mono

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.