MRQE Ranks: Cinema's Best to Worst Shakespeare Adaptations

Cinema's Best to Worst Shakespeare Adaptations

With Michael Fassbender's turn as Macbeth now in limited release, we rank up the best-to-worst of cinema's take on the Bard.
Macbeth2015
  MRQE Metric
Ran (1985) - MRQE Metric: 89 Rate it! 89
My Own Private Idaho (1991) - MRQE Metric: 83 Rate it! 83
West Side Story (1961) - MRQE Metric: 82 Rate it! 82
Richard III (1995) - MRQE Metric: 81 Rate it! 81
The Lion King (1994) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
The Tragedy of Macbeth (1971) - MRQE Metric: 79 Rate it! 79
Hamlet (1996) - MRQE Metric: 78 Rate it! 78
Henry V (1989) - MRQE Metric: 77 Rate it! 77
Macbeth (2015) - MRQE Metric: 75 Rate it! 75
Looking for Richard (1996) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
The Merchant of Venice (2004) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Coriolanus (2011) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Much Ado About Nothing (2012) - MRQE Metric: 74 Rate it! 74
Much Ado About Nothing (1993) - MRQE Metric: 72 Rate it! 72
Titus (1999) - MRQE Metric: 71 Rate it! 71
Twelfth Night (1996) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
O (2001) - MRQE Metric: 70 Rate it! 70
Warm Bodies (2013) - MRQE Metric: 67 Rate it! 67
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
10 Things I Hate About You (1999) - MRQE Metric: 63 Rate it! 63
Romeo + Juliet (1996) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Love's Labour's Lost (2000) - MRQE Metric: 62 Rate it! 62
Othello (1995) - MRQE Metric: 61 Rate it! 61
Hamlet (2000) - MRQE Metric: 59 Rate it! 59
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) - MRQE Metric: 58 Rate it! 58
Macbeth (2006/I) - MRQE Metric: 54 Rate it! 54
Romeo and Juliet (2013) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
The Tempest (2010) - MRQE Metric: 53 Rate it! 53
She's the Man (2006) - MRQE Metric: 51 Rate it! 51
Romeo Must Die (2000) - MRQE Metric: 51 Rate it! 51
A Thousand Acres (1997) - MRQE Metric: 46 Rate it! 46
Hamlet (1990) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!
Cymbeline (2014) - MRQE Metric: Rate it!