About

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother now marrying the murderer... his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.

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Directed by

Kenneth Branagh

Written by

William Shakespeare (Writer)
Kenneth Branagh (Screenplay)

Runtime

242 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

loss of loved one madness based on play or musical prince william shakespeare mother denmark

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Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published

Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction-Set Decoration

Oscar nomination for Best Costume Design

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Original Dramatic Score