PG certificateThe Merchant of Venice is a Film programme that first aired in 2004 and has been classified a PG certificate.

The Merchant of Venice is a 4 star programme

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The Merchant of Venice (2004)

Directed by
Michael Radford

In an effort to help Bassanio pursue the hand of Portia, Venetian merchant Antonio guarantees a substantial loan with a pound of his own flesh. When he defaults on the repayment, Jewish moneylender Shylock calls in the debt. Based on Shakespeare's classic play.

Written by ,

Genre: Film

Running Time: 150 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 2004

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA/Italy/Luxembourg/UK

Filmed in Colour


Image for Al PacinoAl Pacino...Shylock
Image for Jeremy IronsJeremy Irons...Antonio
Image for Joseph FiennesJoseph Fiennes...Bassanio
Lynn Collins...Portia
Image for Zuleikha RobinsonZuleikha Robinson...Jessica
Image for Kris MarshallKris Marshall...Gratiano
Image for Charlie CoxCharlie Cox...Lorenzo
Heather Goldenhersh...Nerissa
Image for Mackenzie CrookMackenzie Crook...Launcelot Gobbo
John Sessions...Salerio
Image for Gregor FisherGregor Fisher...Solanio
Ron Cook...Old Gobbo
Allan Corduner...Tubal
Anton Rodgers...The Duke
Image for David HarewoodDavid Harewood...Prince of Morocco