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Midsummer Night's Dream 1964

112 mins United Kingdom Director. Joan Kemp-Welch

Originally shown on ITV on Midsummer Night 1964, this glittering production features an array of TV stars. Ambitiously mounted in a studio, the lovers, fairies and mechanicals wind their way through beautifully designed sets accompanied by balletic interludes and Mendelssohn's music. Massey and Wyngarde are electrifying fairy royalty and Benny Hill plays Bottom as a suitably silly West Country fool.

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Directed by

Joan Kemp-Welch

Featuring

Tony Tanner

Peter Wyngarde

Anna Massey

John Fraser

Benny Hill

Maureen Beck

Jill Bennett

Genres

Fantasy

Collection

Shakespeare on Film

Released

1964

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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