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Controversy Over Shakespeare Turns No Holds Bard

10/26/2011 02:28 pm ET | Updated Dec 26, 2011

The new film "Anonymous" tackles an old controversy over whether William Shakespeare actually authored the works credited to him.

Most historians recognize Shakespeare as the author of "McBeth," "Hamlet" and "Romeo And Juliet," but a few people are convinced that Francis Bacon or Christopher Marlowe really wrote them.

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