Shakespeare's 17th century masterpiece about the "Melancholy Dane" was given one of its best screen treatments by Soviet director Grigori Kozintsev. Kozintsev's Elsinore was a real castle in Estonia, utilized metaphorically as the "stone prison" of the mind wherein Hamlet must confine himself in order to avenge his father's death. Hamlet himself is portrayed (by Innokenti Smoktunovsky) as the sole sensitive intellectual in a world made up of debauchers and revellers. Several of Kozintsev directorial choices seem deliberately calculated to inflame the purists: Hamlet's delivers his "To be or not to be" soliloquy with his back to the camera, allowing the audience to fill in its own interpretations.

Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered by Claudius, Hamlet's uncle. Claudius usurps the throne of Denmark, and marries Hamlet's recently widowed mother. Hamlet is tormented, haunted, and increasingly unstable. . You can read more in Google, Youtube, Wiki


Hamlet torrent reviews

Peter W (ag) wrote: I don(TM)t quite no what it is ,but films set in New Orleans don(TM)t excite me,Slow begging for me, but perks up soon enough and well worth a watch.

Mr D (us) wrote: Billy Blanks and Roddy Piper are sure a better interracial action movie couple than Dennis Rodman and JVCD. Straight action movie forward with some humor, but nothing irritating or hacky. You don't see many action movies, that show the paper work after the hero beats up the bad guys. Best character in my view is the always annoyed secretary Maureen ( played by Lisa Stahle ) she should have had an bigger role. The movie has the worst name for an action movie hero: Elmo Freech and one of the most underrated Roddy Piper one-liners "[...] next stop toe-tag city"

Andr D (mx) wrote: Por que hicieron tres peliculas sobre la Lambada y nunca hicieron una sobre la Macarena o el Asereje?

No O (it) wrote: Pretty generic, but funny enough.

Guido S (de) wrote: A researcher is trying to develop an invisibility formula for animals, the shareholders want results, so he decides to use it on himself to prove it is effective. Instead, he starts to lose his mind and starts becoming a crazed killer and stalker. This could have been an interesting film, mostly from the first half. The second half is just so bad and over the top in a bad way which made me lose interest in this one.

Onkel B (it) wrote: Garbage storytelling.