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Hamlet is a film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play Hamlet, directed by Kenneth Branagh, who also stars as Prince Hamlet. The film also features Derek Jacobi as King Claudius, Julie Christie as Queen Gertrude, Kate Winslet as Ophelia, Michael Maloney as Laertes, Richard Briers as Polonius, and Nicholas. Drama · Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing. .. While I can't give Hamlet a whole-hearted recommendation, I have to say that it far surpasses the trite commercialism of all the new "greatest films of all time" which. 24 Jan His "Hamlet'' is long but not slow, deep but not difficult, and it vibrates with the relief of actors who have great things to say, and the right ways to say them. And in the mm. version, it has a visual clarity that is breathtaking. It is the first uncut film version of Shakespeare's most challenging tragedy, the first.
Hamlet is driven by love for his father, mother, and Ophelia, but all I saw was an arrogant, attention-seeking, pretty-boy. Branagh had merely three notes in his performance- screaming fury, hushed seriousness, schticky madness. SOOO schticky and not even funny. Kudos for undertaking this full-length version on film but it's. Shakespeare's great tragedy -- all of it. Read Common Sense Media's Hamlet ( ) review, age rating, and parents guide. Hamlet seems a bit tedious to me. The dialogue is much too dense and hard to follow. I have read the Garfield rendering of the story of Hamlet and it is a good story. There are many quotable quotes. I am just put off by the windy, long and difficult passages in this play. There are a number of good movie actors and actresses.
: William Shakespeare's Hamlet (Two-Disc Special Edition): Kenneth Branagh, Julie Christie, Billy Crystal, Gérard Depardieu, Kate Winslet, Charlton remastered in Dolby Digital ; "To Be on Camera: A History with Hamlet" featurette; Cannes Film Festival promo; Shakespeare movies trailer gallery.