MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

By Joss WHEDON

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Comedy - Completed 2012

Shakespeare’s classic comedy is given a contemporary spin in Joss Whedon’s film, “Much Ado About Nothing”. Using the original text, the story of sparring lovers Beatrice and Benedick offers a dark, sexy and occasionally absurd view of the intricate game that is love.

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BAFICI (Buenos Aires) 2013
Panorama
    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Comedy, Romance, Drama
    • Countries
    • USA
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 109 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Joss WHEDON
    • Writer(s)
    • William SHAKESPEARE, Joss WHEDON
    • Producer(s)
    • Joss WHEDON, Kai COLE
    • Synopsis
    • Leonato, the governor of Messina, is visited by his friend Don Pedro who is returning from a victorious campaign against his rebellious brother Don John. Accompanying Don Pedro are two of his officers: Benedick and Claudio.
      Claudio falls for Leonato’s daughter, Hero, while Benedick verbally spars with Beatrice, the governor’s niece.
      A series of comic and tragic events continue to keep the two couples from truly finding happiness, but then again perhaps love may prevail in the end!
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