The Merchant of Venice

The Merchant of Venice (2004)

  • Genre: Drama, Romance
  • Release Date: 2004-09-03
  • User Rating: 6.8/10 from 263 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 18min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Movision
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, Italy, Luxembourg, United States of America
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In 16th century Venice, when a merchant must default on a large loan from an abused Jewish moneylender for a friend with romantic ambitions, the bitterly vengeful creditor demands a gruesome payment instead.

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  • Al Pacino

    as Shylock
  • Jeremy Irons

    as Antonio
  • Joseph Fiennes

    as Bassanio
  • Lynn Collins

    as Portia
  • Zuleikha Robinson

    as Jessica
  • Kris Marshall

    as Gratiano
  • Charlie Cox

    as Lorenzo
  • Mackenzie Crook

    as Gobbo
  • Heather Goldenhersh

    as Nerissa
  • John Sessions

    as Salerio
  • Gregor Fisher

    as Solanio
  • Ron Cook

    as Old Gobbo
  • Anton Rodgers

    as The Duke
  • David Harewood

    as Prince of Morocco
  • Allan Corduner

    as Tubal
Directing Michael Radford Director
Writing William Shakespeare Theatre Play
Writing Michael Radford Screenplay
Production Cary Brokaw Producer
Production Michael Cowan Producer
Production Michael Hammer Executive Producer
Production Robert Jones Executive Producer
Production Alex Marshall Executive Producer
Production Barry Navidi Producer
Production Jason Piette Producer
Production James Simpson Executive Producer
Production Manfred Wilde Executive Producer
Sound Jocelyn Pook Original Music Composer
Camera Benoît Delhomme Director of Photography
Editing Lucia Zucchetti Editor
Writing William Shakespeare Writer