Shakespeare in Love (w/ David Ehrlich)
The Canon #101 May 8, 2017
Indiewire’s Senior Film Critic David Ehrlich joins Amy this week to discuss the 1998 Best Picture winner, “Shakespeare in Love.” David points to the film’s ability to straddle the line between fantasy and reality, the nuanced appearances by Colin Firth and Ben Affleck, and the expressed theme of “performative love.” Then, Amy and David figure out what Shakespeare and BuzzFeed have in common. Is “Shakespeare in Love” to be, or not to be in The Canon? Head to the Earwolf forums to vote now!