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1. The Lego Movie (2014)
PG | 100 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
An ordinary LEGO construction worker, thought to be the prophesied as "special", is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the LEGO universe into eternal stasis.
Votes: 335,795 | Gross: $257.76M
2. Shakespeare in Love (1998)
R | 123 min | Comedy, Drama, History
The world's greatest ever playwright, William Shakespeare, is young, out of ideas and short of cash, but meets his ideal woman and is inspired to write one of his most famous plays.
Votes: 219,380 | Gross: $100.32M
3. London Fields (2018)
R | 118 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Clairvoyant femme fatale Nicola Six has been living with a dark premonition of her impending death by murder. She begins a tangled love affair with three uniquely different men: one of whom she knows will be her murderer.
Votes: 8,579 | Gross: $0.25M
5. Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
G | 84 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Separated by a garden fence and a feud, are blue gnomes on one side and red gnomes on the other. This doesn't stop blue Gnomeo and red Juliet from falling in love with each other. Do they have a future together?
Votes: 54,233 | Gross: $99.97M
6. Anonymous (I) (2011)
PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Thriller
The theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays. Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I and the Essex rebellion against her.
Votes: 40,131 | Gross: $4.46M
7. Bringing Down the House (2003)
PG-13 | 105 min | Comedy
When a lonely guy meets a woman on the internet who happens to be in prison, she breaks out to get him to prove her innocence, and proceeds to wreak havoc on his middle-class life.
Votes: 35,821 | Gross: $132.72M
8. Bill (I) (2015)
Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Family, History
What really happened during Shakespeare's 'Lost Years'? Hopeless lute-player Bill Shakespeare leaves his home to follow his dream.
9. Upstart Crow (2016– )
TV-PG | 29 min | Comedy, History
Satirical Blackadderesque sitcom about how friends, family, historical circumstances, and his arch-rival Robert Greene, who first coined the derogatory term "upstart crow", influenced William Shakespeare to write his famous plays.
10. The Good Guy (2009)
R | 90 min | Comedy, Romance
Calm and quiet Daniel starts on Wall Street. His womanizing colleague, Tommy, encourages him to meet women. He unknowingly meets Tommy's girlfriend, Beth, and ends up in her 5 women book club. Will he find the woman?
Votes: 9,330 | Gross: $0.10M
11. Will (2017)
60 min | Drama
A drama about the lost years of young William Shakespeare after his arrival to London in 1589 -- when theatre was like rock and roll and a young man with a dream changed the world with his words.
15. Queen Elizabeth (1912)
44 min | Short, Biography, Drama
Episodes from the life of Elizabeth I, Queen of England (1533-1603), focusing on her ill-fated love affair with Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex.
16. Dagger (2021)
24 min | Short, Comedy
"To be or not to be?" The very moment Tom (Will Chase) contemplates this famous question about whether his life is worth living, a disembodied and outspoken William Shakespeare (Jack ... See full summary »
19. Un drama nuevo (1946)
92 min | Drama
London, 1605. William Shakespeare is about to launch a new drama in The Globe. The comic actor Yorick urges the author to grant him the lead role, although he is not very gifted for serious... See full summary »
23. Hail to the Chief (2013)
15 min | Short, Comedy, Music
Sean is a lonely high school freshman who makes a wish to have a true friend. However, he doesn't expect his wish to come true. A former U.S. president, James Garfield, comes to help him ... See full summary »
The Drew Carey Show (1995–2004)
Drew's in a Coma
TV-PG | Comedy
After a car accident, Drew is in a coma. His family and friends try to bring him back from the coma while Drew is in Purgatory with beautiful women where he wants to remain.
Fairly OddParents (2001–2017)
Hail to the Chief/Twistory
TV-Y7 | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Timmy decides to run for Student Body President to capture the attentions and affections of the lovely and popular Trixie Tang.
Good Omens (2019)
TV-MA | 57 min | Comedy, Fantasy
We follow Aziraphale and Crowley's friendship across the ages. Meanwhile, in the present day, Agnes Nutter's descendant Anathema arrives in Tadfield on her own mission to save the world.
DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016– )
Romeo V. Juliet: Dawn of Justness
TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
The Legends continue their hunt for pieces for the Loom of Fate and find themselves face to face with William Shakespeare; Ray and Nora make another big life decision that leaves the team surprised.
Fantasy Island (1977–1984)
The Tallowed Image/Room and Bard
TV-G | 60 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
A young man wants to meet the woman whose image he saw in a century-old magazine; and an aspiring Shakespearean actress gets help from no less than the Bard himself.
Mysterious Phenomena of the Unexplained (2001–2003)
The Taming of the Screwball
Not Rated | Animation, Comedy, Family
Daffy Duck explains why he got into finding out about mysteries ever since he met a ghost.
The Ministry of Time (2015– )
Tiempo de esplendor
TV-MA | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
The Peace Treaty between Philip III and Great Britain is in jeopardy by agents of a sinister time-traveling organization. In the height of the Spanish Golden Age, the trio walks into old faces, bitter rivalries and new enemies.
Tiny Toon Adventures (1990–1995)
Weirdest Story Ever Told
TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Buster plays the virtuous highwayman in "Robin Hare," Babs tries to prove her talent to Shakespeare in "To Babs Or Not To Babs," and Buster suffers a nightmare in "Elmyra's Round The World."