Hamlet Poster

Release Date: 2000

DVD Release Date: December 18th, 2001

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 58 min

Plot Summary
After the murder of his father, young aristocrat Hamlet (Campbell Scott) plots to have his stepfather, Claudius (Jamey Sheridan), punished for the crime while protecting his mother, Gertrude (Blair Brown), from her new husband. Meanwhile, Claudius' scheming adviser, Polonius (Roscoe Lee Browne), struggles with his son, Laertes (Roger Guenveur Smith), and increasingly psychotic daughter, Ophelia (LisaGay Hamilton). This adaptation transfers the action to the turn-of-the-century United States.

Cast: Campbell Scott, Blair Brown, Jamey Sheridan, Roscoe Lee Browne, LisaGay Hamilton, Roger Guenveur Smith, Sam Robards, John Benjamin Hickey

Director: Campbell Scott

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Miramax

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