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Hamlet (2000)

Not Rated | | Drama | TV Movie 10 December 2000
The classic Shakespeare tragedy is revisioned in America at the turn of the 20th Century. Campbell Scott (Singles, The Spanish Prisoner) adapted, co-directed and stars in the title role ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Campbell Scott ... Hamlet
Blair Brown ... Gertrude
Roscoe Lee Browne ... Polonius
LisaGay Hamilton ... Ophelia
Jamey Sheridan ... Claudius
Marcus Giamatti ... Guildenstern
John Benjamin Hickey ... Horatio
Michael Imperioli ... Rosencrantz
Byron Jennings ... Ghost of Hamlet's Father / First Player
Dan Moran ... Gravedigger
Denis O'Hare ... Osric
Sam Robards ... Fortinbras
Roger Guenveur Smith ... Laertes
Bill Buell ... Bernardo
David Debesse David Debesse ... Francisco
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The classic Shakespeare tragedy is revisioned in America at the turn of the 20th Century. Campbell Scott (Singles, The Spanish Prisoner) adapted, co-directed and stars in the title role with Tony Award winner Blair Brown (Copenhagen) as his mother Gertrude. Written by Anonymous

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USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 December 2000 (USA) See more »

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"Hamlet" seen through new eyes
2 July 2001 | by lady_amandaSee all my reviews

I have seen several different versions of "Hamlet" with various actors playing the title role, but Campbell Scott's portrayal is one of the best, revealing Hamlet's thoughts and emotions as if the viewer were inside his mind. Hamlet's decline into madness was justified (rather than simply "going insane" because the script ordered insanity) by the midnight vision of the ghost, and his flirtation with suicide was logical yet gripping. Perhaps the highest praise I can bestow is that, even though I was familiar with the play, I understood the inner motivations of the main characters in a fresh new way. Bravo!


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