The year is1613, Shakespeare (Kenneth Branagh) is acknowledged as the greatest writer ofthe age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to theground, and devastated, Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where he must face atroubled past and a neglected family. Haunted by the death of his only son Hamnet, he struggles to mend the broken relationships with his wife (Judi Dench) and daughters. In so doing, he is ruthlessly forced to examine his own failings as husband and father. His very personal search for the truth uncovers secrets and lies within a family at war.
Cast:Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen
Runningtime: 1 hour 41 minutes