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Murder and violence, revenge and intrigue, sex and desire, paranoia and madness. The heady brew of passion and emotion that makes up Shakespeare's tragedy Hamlet has intoxicated audiences of all ages. The story of the Prince of Denmark, who seeks revenge for his father's murder at the hands of his perfidious uncle, delves into fundamental issues about humanity and the nature of being.
Additional Information
Subjects Hamlet -- (Legendary character) -- Drama.
Children of murder victims -- Drama.
Fathers -- Death -- Drama.
Princes -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Denmark -- Drama.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Burbank, CA :Warner Home Video,©2007.
Edition Two-disc special ed.; Widescreen.
Other Titles To be on camera : a history with Hamlet.
William Shakespeare's Hamlet
Contributors Barron, David (Film producer)
Branagh, Kenneth.
Christie, Julie, 1941-
Crystal, Billy.
Depardieu, Gérard, 1948-
Heston, Charlton.
Jacobi, Derek.
Lemmon, Jack.
Sewell, Rufus, 1967-
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014.
Winslet, Kate.
Thomson, Alex, 1929-2007.
Doyle, Patrick, 1953-
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet.
Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Participants/Performers Kenneth Branagh, Julie Christie, Billy Crystal, Gerard Depardieu, Charlton Heston, Derek Jacobi, Jack Lemmon, Rufus Sewell, Robin Williams, Kate Winslet.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; editor, Neil Farrell ; music, Patrick Doyle ; "In pace" performed by Placido Domingo.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; some violent images and sexuality.
Language English
In English, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
At head of title: William Shakespeare's.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996.
Based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare.
Special features: Introduction by director/star Kenneth Branagh; commentary by Kenneth Branagh and Shakespeare scholar Russell Jackson; new digital transfer from original 70mm elements; featurette "To be on camera: a history with Hamlet"; 1996 Cannes Film Festival promo; Shakespeare movies trailer gallery.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer.
Description 2 videodiscs (242 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781419849725
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