SummaryA television dramatization of one of Shakespeare's greatest tragedies which deals with the fundamental problems of justice, guilt, madness, death, and the difficulty of understanding oneself and others as Hamlet avenges the murder of his father, with tragic results.
-- (Legendary character)
Murder victims' families -- Drama.
Princes -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Denmark -- Drama.
|Publisher|| [New York] : Chatsworth, Calif. :Broadway Theatre Archive ;2001
|Other Titles|| Great performances (WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.))
Browning, Kirk, 1921-2008.
Murray, Brian, 1937-2018
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
New York Shakespeare Festival Productions.
Broadway Theatre Archive.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Kevin Kline, Dana Ivey, Diane Venora, Brian Murray.
Production designer, John Arnone; lighting design, Jules Fisher, Michael Franks; costume designer, Martin Pakledinaz; music, Bob James.
Televised stage play.
A New York Shakespeare Festival production originally presented at the Public Theater, produced by Joseph Papp.
Originally produced for television in 1990 as an episode of the Great Performances television program.
Special features include: filmographies of Kevin Kline, Dana Ivey, Diane Venora, Brian Murray.
DVD; Dolby digital stereo; digitally remastered; NTSC; full screen.
1 videodisc (173 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.