(1993) Directed by Kenneth Branagh. Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Denzel Washington, Michael Keaton. (111 min.) 35mm. PG-13
Shimmering in golden Tuscan light, feuding singletons Benedick and Beatrice feint and parry wisecracks about the futility of romance while succumbing themselves. Kenneth Branagh and Emma Thompson bring their real-life love to energize the Bard’s merry screwball romcom.
“This isn’t a movie—it’s a party” (Entertainment Weekly).