Bassanio (Joseph Fiennes) is a young aristocratic and finds himself deeply in debt. He has fallen for the beautiful Portia (Lynn Collins) and in order to win her love he thinks he will need a small fortune. Bassanio turns to his close friend Antonio (Jeremy Irons), a successful businessman, for financial help and since he cannot help, he turns to Shylock (Al Pacino), a Jewish money lender who lives in Venice's Semetic ghetto. Bassanio offers a pound of his flesh as collateral if he is unable to repay the loan Shylock gives him.

Film Info

2 min 16 sec Duration
  • Posted: December 11, 2007
  • Director: Michael Radford
  • Writer: William Shakespeare
  • Studio: MGM
  • Release: December 29, 2004
  • Cast: Al Pacino, Jeremy Irons, Joseph Fiennes

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