Shakespeare And Us: Simon Schama argues that it is impossible to understand how Shakespeare came to belong 'to all time' without understanding just how much he was of his time. Schama explores how, in his history plays, Shakespeare created a vision of England that still rings true today. Against the backdrop of the Reformation, Shakespeare began to dramatize English history and the English character in a new and unprecedented way. From his first blockbuster, Henry VI, he made sure that his England was not just a place where King and Queens strutted and preened, but where ordinary Englishmen and women took centre stage.
|Ratings:||IMDB: 7.6/10 Metascore: N/A RT: N/A|
|Released:||June 22, 2012|
|Actors:||No Famous Actors|
Shakespeare And Us Links
Shakespeare And Us Tags
Shakespeare And Us Comments
Shakespeare And Us Reviews
Support the Site
Site Updates and News
Did you know you can use Primewire.org and Primewire.is to access this site? Well, now you do.
Check out the personalized TV Schedule.
MonSwon : Wow. Very stylistic, unconventional, modern, intriguing film. Could not fully gr ...
PadmusBlack : This show is good, personally not as good as I think a TV version of Sky High wo ...
whitecrow61 : wow - totally blew my mind what they went through. What horror.
Zena53 : excellent documentary, gritty and brutally honest. I found the father to be ver ...
NottinghamWench : I enjoyed this show. It took me a bit to get accustomed to Sam in this role but ...