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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Runtime:
117 min.
Year of Production:
1935
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Director:
Cast:
Max Reinhardt
James Cagney
Dick Powell
Olivia De Havilland
Mickey Rooney
Production Company:
Berlinale Section:
Retrospective

Shakespeare's most popular comedy is a merry-go-round of young lovers and supernatural wood sprites. An extravaganza of Hollywood stars and fantastic special effects by Max Reinhardt, the 'great magician' of the Deutsches Theater in Berlin.

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