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The Merchant of Venice


One of [[Performer~P314726~William Shakespeare~williamshakespeare]]'s most powerful comedies has been given a bold cinematic adaptation in this film version of The Merchant of Venice. Bassanio ([[Performer~P239372~Joseph Fiennes~josephfiennes]]) is a young and vital member of the aristocratic classes in 16th century Italy; however, Bassanio's impulsive nature and lavish lifestyle have put him deeply in debt, and he will need at least the pretense of a fortune if he is to win the hand of the beautiful...more

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