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A Midsummer Night's Dream (1959)

| Drama | TV Movie 1959
Mistaken identity, unrequited love, and the supernatural are combined in Shakespeare's classic set in the woods of Greece on a moonlit night.

Director:

Peter Hall

Writer:

William Shakespeare (play)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Georgine Anderson ... Fairy
Stephanie Bidmead Stephanie Bidmead ... Hippolyta
Michael Blakemore Michael Blakemore ... Tom Snout
David Buck David Buck ... Bit part
Zoe Caldwell ... Fairy
Edward de Souza ... Demetrius
Roy Dotrice ... Egeus
Judith Downes Judith Downes ... Fairy
Donald Eccles ... Robin Starveling
Albert Finney ... Lysander
Julian Glover ... Snug
Robert Hardy ... Oberon
Ian Holm ... Puck
Charles Laughton ... Nick Bottom
Donald Layne-Smith Donald Layne-Smith ... Philostrate
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Mistaken identity, unrequited love, and the supernatural are combined in Shakespeare's classic set in the woods of Greece on a moonlit night.

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Country:

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Language:

English

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