The Bards’ plays have been adapted to the big screen by numerous directors over the years, creating a whole ‘Shakespeare movie’ genre. Here we take a look at some of the classic Shakespeare movie adaptations – from Keneth Branagh’s Henry V to Roman Polanski’s classic Macbeth. Shakespeare movie adaptations are big business – at last count, over than 420 feature-length movie versions of Shakespeare’s plays have been filmed. This makes Shakespeare the most filmed author ever – in any language!
Best Shakespeare Movies:
The star crossed loverson the silver screen. See reviews of Zefirrelis’ and Luhrmans’
Romeo & Juliet movies >>
Research the best Macbeth movies – Polanskis’ and Nunn’s classic
Macbeth movies >>
Movies About Shakespeare
Including ‘Shakespeare in Love’and ‘Shakespeare the Movie’
For more info and insight on Shakespeare films, check out bardolatry.com – a website devoted to reviews of Shakespeare on film.