|aA William Shakespeare's A midsummer night's dream|h[videorecording] /|cFox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises ; directed and screenplay by Michael Hoffman ; produced by Leslie Urdang and Michael Hoffman.
|aBeverly Hills, Calif. :|b20th Century Fox Home Entertainment,|cc2000.
|a1 videocassette (120 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c1/2 in.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 1999.
|a"Based on the play by William Shakespeare"--Container.
|aMusic by Simon Boswell ; film editor, Garth Craven ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton.
|aRupert Everett, Calista Flockhart, Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer, Stanley Tucci, Christian Bale, Sophie Marceau, David Strathairn.
|aHermia and Lysander plan to flee from the city under cover of darkness but are pursued by an enraged Demetrius (who is himself pursued by an enraptured Helena). In the forest, unbeknownst to the mortals, Oberon and Titania (King and Queen of the faeries) are having a spat over a servant boy. The plot twists when Oberon's head mischief-maker, Puck, runs loose with a flower which causes people to fall in love with the first thing they see upon waking.