Anonymous (2011) DVD Release Date
 
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Anonymous (2011)
Blu-ray / DVD release date February 7, 2012

 Rating: 5.0/5 (<5 users) *New - please help rate it
Rating: PG-13
imdb: 6.8
Runtime: 130
Theater date
October 28, 2011
Theater gross
$4.5 mil
Genre(s): Drama, Thriller, Mystery, History
 
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Actor(s)
Rhys Ifans
David Thewlis
Joely Richardson
Vanessa Redgrave
Sebastian Armesto

Rafe Spall
Edward Hogg
Xavier Samuel
Sam Reid
Jamie Campbell Bower
Director(s)
Roland Emmerich
Overview
Many scholars debate whether William Shakespeare wrote the plays credited to his name. Some believe they were written by Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford. Anonymous provides a historical dramatic account of de Vere's life and the Essex Rebellion against Queen Elizabeth I. During his childhood, de Vere pens some plays later credited to Shakespeare and performs them before a young Elizabeth. He then, under the threat of arrest for writing seditious content, gives up writing and becomes the Queen's secret lover. Yet, as political strife unfolds, de Vere feels the need to help the Essex Rebellion through and begins crafting satirical plays. To protect his identity, he allows a young actor known as William Shakespeare to take credit for his work.

Anonymous
DVD Release Date

February 7, 2012
UPC: 043396394346
 


Anonymous [Blu-ray]
Blu-ray Release Date

February 7, 2012
UPC: 043396394315
 


 
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