A Midsummer Night's Dream (2017)

Director
Casey Wilder Mott

Main cast
Lily Rabe; Hamish Linklater; Rachael Leigh Cook; Finn Wittrock; Ted Levine

Genres
Comedy

Description
A modern-day movie adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”. The new version takes place in present-day Hollywood where fantasy and reality collide. It’s set in a world where glamorous stars, commanding moguls, starving artists and vaulting pretenders all vie to get ahead.


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