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R| 1 hr. 51 min.

Plot Summary
This is a modern retelling of the classic tale of a young fimmaker in New York City (Ethan Hawke) struggling with the weight of a production company called Denmark Corp. following the death of his father, including dealing with those who would deprive him of his "crown."

Cast: Ethan Hawke , Kyle MacLachlan , Sam Shepard , Diane Venora , Bill Murray , Liev Schreiber , Julia Stiles , Karl Geary

Director: Michael Almereyda

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

Hamlet (2000)

Release Date: January 24th, 2000|1 hr. 51 min.

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    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Thou wilt be dazzled. show more

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    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    It commits the only crime that can be committed against Shakespeare: It makes him boring. show more

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    Susan Wloszczyna USA Today

    But all the devices and upgrades do little to bring the poetry's meaning into clearer and more relevant focus for today's audiences. show more

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