The merchant of venice

Delve into the captivating world of The Merchant of Venice and uncover the complex themes and intriguing characters that make this Shakespearean play a timeless masterpiece. Discover the power of love, justice, and mercy in this compelling tale of wealth, friendship, and sacrifice.
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In 16th-century Venice, Bassanio (Joseph Fiennes) hopes to wed Portia (Lynn Collins). But to have a chance at winning her hand in marriage, he needs to have a lot of money -- a critical resource he lacks. And because Bassanio's rich friend Antonio (Jeremy Irons) is unable to help, he's forced to make a deadly deal with pitiless moneylender Shylock (Al Pacino). Bassanio will get his money -- and without paying interest. If he doesn't pay it back, however, he will owe Shylock a pound of his…