A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Renowned theatrical director Adrian Noble directed the Royal Shakespeare Company's mid-'90s stage production and helmed this film adaptation of that version. Its 1999 video release was apparently to coincide with Michael Hoffman's higher-profile feature of the same year. The setting is very theatrical in nature, with nearly all of the scenes taking place on a theater stage. The story is also bookmarked by a child (Osheen Jones), who is apparently dreaming all of the events, and also appears frequently in most of the scenes. Hyppolyta/Titania (Lindsey Duncan) and Theseus/Oberon… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

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"The Bard-by-way-of-Cirque-du-Soleil approach is more of a distraction than an enhancement."
‑ Michael Dequina, TheMovieReport.com
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