Gamlet (Hamlet) (1964)
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Release Date: Jun 24, 1964 Wide
Average Rating: 4.3/5
User Ratings: 470
At least the 22nd time William Shakespeare's most famous tragedy has been brought to the screen, Kenneth Branagh's film adaptation of Hamlet was the first to preserve Shakespeare's entire text, uncut and unabridged. Moving the action into the 19th century, Branagh cast himself in the title role and, as in his adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing, assembled an eclectic group of actors that mixed veteran Shakespearean performers (including John Mills, Judi Dench, John Gielgud, and Derek Jacobi)
Jun 24, 1964 Wide
Oct 31, 2006
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
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