Welcome to the best Films Based on Shakespeare list! Motion pictures that draw inspiration from the Bard are a big part of drama, but also comedy. We've focused on films influenced and based on Shakespeare's plays, and if you want more you can always check out the extensive library at CinemaParadiso.co.uk. We've compiled a list with some of the best Shakespeare adaptations, and we guarantee you'll find something you like. Between classics and some newly released films, let this list be your inspiration for the next movie night.
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