William Shakespeare - Writer   (59) Most Notable Films
Sorted by Film Rank
 RATING   TITLE   YEAR   DIRECTOR  COUNTRY MEDIA
# 1 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 63 Overall Ran 1985 Kurosawa, Akira Japan / France BD
# 2 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 83 Overall West Side Story 1961 Robbins, Jerome / Wise, Robert USA BDS
# 3 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 190 Overall Throne of Blood 1957 Kurosawa, Akira Japan BD
# 4 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 271 Overall Henry V 1944 Olivier, Laurence UK BD
# 5 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 360 Overall Shakespeare in Love 1998 Madden, John USA / UK BD
# 6 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 587 Overall Hamlet 1948 Olivier, Laurence UK D
# 7 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 590 Overall Chimes at Midnight 1965 Welles, Orson Spain / Switzerland BD
# 8 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 651 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1968 Zeffirelli, Franco UK / Italy DS
# 9 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 802 Overall Forbidden Planet 1956 Wilcox, Fred M. USA BD
# 10 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 811 Overall Richard III 1955 Olivier, Laurence UK BD
# 11 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 860 Overall Henry V 1989 Branagh, Kenneth UK D
# 12 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 862 Overall Julius Caesar 1953 Mankiewicz, Joseph L. USA DS
# 13 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1012 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1936 Cukor, George USA D
# 14 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1053 Overall Othello 1952 Welles, Orson USA / Italy / France / Morocco
# 15 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1062 Overall My Own Private Idaho 1991 Van Sant, Gus USA BD
# 16 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1151 Overall A Midsummer Night's Dream 1935 Dieterle, William / Reinhardt, Max USA D
# 17 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1391 Overall Macbeth 1971 Polanski, Roman UK / USA BD
# 18 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1587 Overall Hamlet 1964 Kozintsev, Grigori / Shapiro, Iosif Soviet Union D
# 19 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1653 Overall Romeo + Juliet 1996 Luhrmann, Baz USA BD
# 20 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1701 Overall The Taming of the Shrew 1967 Zeffirelli, Franco Italy / USA YS
# 21 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1715 Overall Theatre of Blood 1973 Hickox, Douglas UK D
# 22 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1718 Overall Richard III 1995 Loncraine, Richard UK / USA DS
# 23 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1773 Overall King Lear 1971 Brook, Peter UK / Denmark D
# 24 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1784 Overall Otello 1986 Zeffirelli, Franco Italy / Netherlands Y
# 25 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1864 Overall Hamlet 1996 Branagh, Kenneth UK / USA BD
# 26 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1894 Overall Kiss Me Kate 1953 Sidney, George USA DS
# 27 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 1920 Overall Much Ado About Nothing 1993 Branagh, Kenneth UK / USA BY
# 28 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2140 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1954 Castellani, Renato Italy / UK BY
# 29 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2175 Overall Othello 1965 Burge, Stuart / Dexter, John UK D
# 30 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2221 Overall Hamlet 2000 Almereyda, Michael USA D
# 31 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2348 Overall Coriolanus 2011 Fiennes, Ralph UK BD
# 32 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2387 Overall Macbeth 2015 Kurzel, Justin UK / France / USA BDS
# 33 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2425 Overall The Merchant of Venice 2004 Radford, Michael USA / Italy / Luxembourg / UK D
# 34 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2457 Overall Hamlet 1990 Zeffirelli, Franco USA / UK / France YS
# 35 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2512 Overall Carry on Cleo 1964 Thomas, Gerald UK D
# 35 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2512 Overall King Lear 1971 Kozintsev, Grigori / Shapiro, Iosif Soviet Union D
# 35 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2512 Overall 10 Things I Hate About You 1999 Junger, Gil USA BDS
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Cardinal Wolsey 1912 Blackton, J. Stuart / Trimble, Laurence USA
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Hamlet 1907 Méliès, Georges France
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Hamlet 1913 Plumb, Hay UK
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Henry VIII 1911 Barker, William G.B. UK
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Macbeth 1948 Welles, Orson USA BD
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Otello 1955 Yutkevich, Sergei Soviet Union
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1911 O'Neil, Barry USA
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall The Taming of the Shrew 1929 Taylor, Sam USA D
# 36 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2513 Overall Twelfth Night 1910 Mullin, Eugene / Kent, Charles USA V
# 37 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2565 Overall Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead 1990 Stoppard, Tom UK / USA BD
# 38 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2569 Overall Titus 1999 Taymor, Julie Italy / USA DS
# 39 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2587 Overall Shakespeare Wallah 1965 Ivory, James India Y
# 40 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2595 Overall Romeo and Juliet 1966 Czinner, Paul UK Y
# 41 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2598 Overall King Lear 1987 Godard, Jean-Luc Bahamas / USA Y
# 42 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2604 Overall Giulietta e Romeo 1964 Freda, Riccardo Italy / Spain
# 42 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2604 Overall Romanoff and Juliet 1961 Ustinov, Peter USA
# 43 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2605 Overall Caesar Must Die 2012 Taviani, Paolo / Taviani, Vittorio Italy D
# 44 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2607 Overall O 2001 Nelson, Tim Blake USA DS
# 44 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2607 Overall Twelfth Night 1996 Nunn, Trevor UK / Ireland / USA D
# 45 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2613 Overall Much Ado About Nothing 2012 Whedon, Joss USA BD
# 46 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2629 Overall Richard III 1912 Keane, James / Calmettes, André France / USA D
# 47 William Shakespeare - Writer, # 2641 Overall A Midsummer Night's Dream 1999 Hoffman, Michael Italy / UK / USA DS
 RATING   TITLE   YEAR   DIRECTOR  COUNTRY MEDIA
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William Shakespeare Writer Summary
Rank:  2     Selected Films:  59     Average Year:  1967
Born:   4/23/1564     Deceased:   4/23/1616  Age 52

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Media Availability Codes (Amazon.com)
T   Theaters (US)
B   Blu-ray Disc
D   DVD
V   VHS
Y   Yes (DVD or VHS, unspecified)
S   Soundtrack