Set in the political snake-pit of Elizabethan England, Anonymous speculates on an issue that has for centuries intrigued academics and brilliant minds ranging from Mark Twain and Charles Dickens to Henry James and Sigmund Freud, namely: who was the author of the plays credited to William Shakespeare? Experts have debated, books have been written, and scholars have devoted their lives to protecting or debunking theories surrounding the authorship of the most renowned works in English literature. Anonymous poses one possible answer, focusing on a time when cloak-and-dagger political intrigue, illicit romances in the Royal Court, and the schemes of greedy nobles hungry for the power of the throne were exposed in the most unlikely of places: the London stage.
William Shakespeare lies at the heart of this controversial period thriller, on Blu-ray and DVD February 7th.
This thrilling drama sets out to discover the true author behind the works of William Shakespeare, on Blu-ray and DVD February 7.
The validity of Shakespeare is questioned in Roland Emmerich's thriller, on Blu-ray and DVD February 7th.
Albert Nobbs, Anonymous, and The Artist are among the remaining contenders for this year's top makeup prize.
Captain America: The First Avenger and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 are vying for the top visual effects award.
Roland Emmerich directs this drama exploring the conspiracy behind William Shakespeare's true identity.
Director Roland Emmerich is also on hand to discuss the Shakespeare controversy behind his upcoming drama, in theaters October 28th.
The actor also discusses his role in Anonymous, and the similarities between directors Roland Emmerich and Marc Webb.
Director Roland Emmerich will debate a University of California-Berkeley professor about the authenticity of William Shakespeare's work.
Rhys Ifans stars in director Roland Emmerich's Elizabethan-set drama that speculates as to who William Shakespeare really was.
Roland Emmerich directs this drama, which delves into the mystery behind William Shakespeare and the true identity of his legendary works of drama.
Bruce Willis and Joseph Gordon-Levitt star in Rian Johnson's time-travel crime thriller, which hits theaters on September 28, 2012.
Rhys Ifans and Vanessa Redgrave star in Roland Emmerich's period drama set in Elizabethan England.
Roland Emmerich explores who actually wrote the plays of William Shakespeare in this upcoming dramatic thriller.
The director talks about the sequel's delay, and also reveals more details about Anonymous and Foundation.
Sony unleashes new images featuring Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Jesse Eisenberg, and more from their upcoming 2011 slate.
Selena Gomez and Leighton Meester will now battle Transformers at the box office, while Brad Pitt's drama moves into the fall.
The director is making a low-budget found-footage alien invasion thriller on the sly.
The writer discusses adapting the screenplay as well as his upcoming movie Anonymous, about William Shakespeare.
Sony has pushed the Kate Beckinsale-starring 3D sequel from September 23, 2011 to January 20, 2012.