2011 Sony Pictures
Directed by Roland Emmerich
Upgraded from B.
+1: Earl of Oxford (played by Rhys Ifans) as a tragic hero with a pen.
+1: William Shakespeare (played by Rafe Spall) as a blackmailing frat boy.
-1: Keeping track of Earls for the uninitiated.
+1: Screenplay full of villains, tragedy and betrayal - just like a Shakespeare play.par: Entertainment as political commentary to motivate a mob.
[Overview on Fandango]