Date:28 Oct. 2011 (USA, UK, Canada, then selected cinemas worldwide)
Adaptor: John Orloff
Director / Producer: Roland Emmerich
Cast: Rhys Ifans (Edward de Vere), Vanessa Redgrave ( Elizabeth I), Sebastian Armesto ( Ben Jonson ), Rafe Spall ( William Shakespeare ), David Thewlis ( William Cecil )
Summary:A historically fanciful examination of the Shakespearean authorship controversy, with Ben Jonson cast as a go-between for Edward de Vere and the fake playwright William Shakespeare .
Notes:A production of Anonymous Pictures, Centropolis Entertainment, Relativity Media, Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures. Distrib. Columbia Pictures