Bill

Bill

Bill

BBC family adventure telling the tall tale of what really happened during Shakespeare's early years - how hopeless lute player Bill leaves his home to follow his dream. Billed as a tale of "murderous kings, spies, lost loves, and a plot to blow up Queen Elizabeth". Stars the principal performers from kids TV series Horrible Histories and Yonderland.

2015Rating: PG, Mild violence and crude humour94 minsUK
Kids & Family

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The Telegraph

The Telegraph

Enough gags are splattered around to ensure a decent rate of stickage...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

This feature is a very funny, if derivative panto-ish romp about the early life of Shakespeare.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

If you prefer Carry On Henry to Wolf Hall, this is the Tudorsploitation titterthon for you.

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