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When Sir John Falstaff decides that he wants to have a little fun he writes two letters to a pair of Window wives: Mistress Ford and Mistress Page. When they put their heads together and compare missives, they plan a practical joke or two to teach the knight a lesson. But Mistress Ford's husband is a very jealous man and is pumping Falstaff for information of the affair. Meanwhile the Pages' daughter Anne is beseiged by suitors.

  1. William Shakespeare

    Author

  2. David Hugh Jones

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Alan Bennett

    Alan Bennett

    Justice Shallow

  2. Richard O'Callaghan

    Richard O'Callaghan

    Slender

  3. Tenniel Evans

    Tenniel Evans

    Sir Hugh Evans

  4. Bryan Marshall

    Bryan Marshall

    George Page

  5. Richard Griffiths

    Richard Griffiths

    Sir John Falstaff

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The Merry Wives of Windsor

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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 28, 1982
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 2h 47m

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