Shakespeare Plays Available in Video Format
Scholars Online Educational Resources


All’s Well That Ends Well
Antony and Cleopatra
As You Like It
The Comedy of Errors
Henry IV, part 1
Henry IV, part 2
Henry V
Henry VI, part 1
Henry VI, part 2
Henry VI, part 3
Henry VIII
Julius Caesar
King John
King Lear
Love’s Labour’s Lost
Measure for Measure
The Merchant of Venice
The Merry Wives of Windsor
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Much Ado About Nothing
Richard II
Richard III
Romeo and Juliet
The Taming of the Shrew
The Tempest
Timon of Athens
Titus Andronicus
Troilus and Cressida
Twelfth Night
Two Gentlemen of Verona
The Winter’s Tale

Available versions

1948: Orson Welles

1954: George Schaefer

1961: Paul Almond

1971: Roman Polanski

1979: Philip Casson

1981: Arthur Allan Seidelman

1983: Jack Gold

1997: Jeremy Freeston

1998: Michael Bogdanov

2001: Gregory Doran

2006: Geoffrey Wright

2009: Colleen Stovall

2010: Rupert Goold

2014: Eve Best


1957: Throne of Blood

1991: Men of Respect

1991: Scotland, PA

1992: Nikolai Serebryakov, Dave Edwards (animated)

1999: Macbeth in Manhattan

2005: ShakespeaRe-Told: Macbeth

Production drama

2003: Slings and Arrows (Season 2)


2008: This Is Macbeth

2013: Shakespeare Uncovered (Season 1, Ep. 2)

1979: Philip Casson

This is a legendary performance by Ian McKellen and Judy Dench, based on another production put together by Trevor Nunn for the Royal Shakespeare company. It is an interesting piece of theatrical history, but it was not created primarily for film, and that distinction shows.

1st Witch: Marie Kean

2nd Witch; Gentlewoman: Judith Harte

3rd Witch; Lady Macduff: Susan Dury

Angus: Duncan Preston

Banquo: John Woodvine

Donalbain; Seyton: Greg Hicks

Duncan: Griffith Jones

Fleance; Messenger: Zack Taylor

Lady Macbeth: Judi Dench

Lennox: John Bown

Macbeth: Ian McKellen

Macduff: Bob Peck

Malcolm: Roger Rees

Sergeant; 1st Murderer; Doctor: David Howey

The Porter; Ross: Ian McDiarmid

Young Macduff: Stephen Warner