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Young Shakespeare is forced to stage his latest comedy, "Romeo and Ethel, the Pirate's Daughter," before it's even written. When a lovely noblewoman auditions for a role, they fall into forbidden love -- and his play finds a new life (and title). As their relationship progresses, Shakespeare's comed

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 1998-01-29

Runtime 123 minutes

Budget $25m

Revenue $0.3b


TMDB 6.9


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gingergirl455 shared a tip "I adore Shakespeare but I've never been able to get into this. I've tried many times to watch it."

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CupcakeTron shared a tip "One of my fav!"

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carissa_lovas shared a tip "Gwenith Paltrow has no business in show business"

ashley_monique_balo shared a tip "Its a beautiful romantic movie"

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beadzombie shared a tip "Liked it, but probably wouldn't watch again."

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cgay_hon shared a tip "One of my favorite romances. Does a brilliant job of making a Shakespeare in a Shakespeare."

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venusweet shared a tip "Wonderf movie. One of my top favorites."

kim_hasty shared a tip "Liked it at the time."

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breeza_zeller shared a tip "I love historical fiction so if you are a fan of the genre and theatre lover you will like it! Also romance."

fran_hillyer shared a tip "Romeo and Juliet"

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frank_richards shared a tip "Seen it many times."

casey_heenan shared a tip "Beautiful"

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catpriestess shared a tip "I could watch this movie over and over again. So passionate and gorgeous"

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lisa_carroll_4140 shared a tip "My favorite movie!"

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kyle_hejlik shared a tip "it’s great! was going to be in the play for high school but covid :( but nonetheless it’s hilarious and unique"

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mj_ahrens shared a tip "EPIC love story!"

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