The Merchant of Venice Script

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Director:Michael Radford
Written by:William Shakespeare (Theatre Play), William Shakespeare (Writer), Michael Radford (Screenplay)

Script Synopsis:Venice, 1596. Bassanio begs his friend Antonio, a prosperous merchant, to lend him a large sum of money so that he can woo Portia, a very wealthy heiress; but Antonio has invested his fortune abroad, so they turn to Shylock, a Jewish moneylender, and ask him for a loan.