Hamlet (1996)

Hamlet (1996)

Hamlet (1996)

Kenneth Branagh's unabridged adaptation of Shakepeare's tragedy, starring Branagh as Hamlet, Julie Chrisite as Queen Gertrude and Kate Winslet as Ophelia. Co-stars Jack Lemon, Billy Crystal, Robin Williams and Judi Dench. Widely regarded as one of the best Shakespeare screen adaptations.

1996Rating: PG242 minsUK, USA
Drama

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Hamlet (1996) / Reviews

The New York Times

The New York Times

As star and ringmaster, Branagh gets to the heart of Hamlet and goes to admirable lengths to take his audience there, too.

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

Branagh's version moved me, entertained me and made me feel for the first time at home in that doomed royal court.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

With his handsome and compelling Hamlet, Kenneth Branagh brings the Bard's greatest tragedy passionately alive on the screen.

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