Based on the work of William Shakespeare and set in sixteenth-century Venice, a merchant secures a loan for a friend with romantic ambitions. When the borrower is unable to repay the debt, the bitterly vengeful creditor demands a gruesome payment instead. Preceded by a 1:15pm tour of Giorgione’s La Vecchia.
$10; $9 seniors and students w/ ID; $7 members; Free for Film Stars.
2004. USA. 131 min. Rated R. Directed by Michael Radford. Starring Al Pacino, Joseph Fiennes, Lynn Collins.
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