Joss Whedon (Director: The Avengers, Writer: Cabin in the Woods, Toy Story, Creator: Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly
Joss Whedon, (co-producer) Kai Cole
Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof, Nathan Fillion, Fran Kranz, Jillian Morgese, Sean Maher, Reed Diamond, Clark Gregg, Tom Lenk
Romance, Drama / 109 minutes / 2012 / United States / English
"Second to none - 4 STARS" - The Guardian
"A masterpiece - 4 STARS" - HEY U GUYS.com
"Everyone should see this movie" - IGN
"Inspired" - Variety
"One of the funniest Shakespeare films in ages" - Hollywood Reporter
Log lineShakespeare’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
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!