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Anonymous (2011)  link to Anonymous on IMDb  

Number: 590

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IMDb Rating:
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6.8/10 (16229 votes)

Country: UK, 130 minutes

Spoken Languages: English, French, Italian, Greek

Genre(s): Thriller, Drama, History

Director(s): Roland Emmerich

Cast: Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave, Sebastian Armesto, Rafe Spall, David Thewlis, Edward Hogg, Xavier Samuel, Sam Reid, Jamie Campbell Bower, Joely Richardson

Medium: DVD R/RW,

Plot Outline: Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, is presented as the real author of Shakespeare's works. Edward's life is followed through flashbacks from a young child, through to the end of his life. He is portrayed as a child prodigy who writes and performs A Midsummer Night's Dream for a young Elizabeth I. A series of events sees his plays being performed by a frontman, Shakespeare.

Location: Library

Loaned: No

Aspect ratio: 2.35:1