Hamlet: Special Edition (1996)
Sprawling, sumptuous, adventurous - the first full-text filming of the Bard's masterwork. With director/star Kenneth Branagh and a spot-of-the-star cast of Julie Christie, Billy Crystal, Charlton Heston, Jack Lemmon, Robin Williams, Kate Winslet and more.
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935)
James Cagney, Olivia de Havilland, Mickey Rooney and others play foolish mortals and immortals in this winner of two Academy Awards. Max Reinhardt's fabled stage production becomes movie magic. Erich Wolfgang Korngold adapts Felix Mendelssohn's music.
Laurence Olivier's bravura portrayal of the proud general brought low remains a screen touchstone in this bold National Theatre of Great Britain staging. With Maggie Smith as faithful Desdemona.
Romeo & Juliet (1936)
Norma Sheaer and Leslie Howard are divided by family and united by love in classic Hollywood's lavish retelling of the world's foremost romantic tale. With John Barrymore as a witty, swaggering Mercutio.