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Claudius usurps the throne of Denmark, and marries Hamlet's recently widowed mother.Hamlet is tormented, haunted, and increasingly unstable.Join us for a live Facebook Q&A with Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets director Luc Besson Thursday, Nov. The Prince of Denmark seeks vengeance after his father is murdered and his mother marries the murderer. Follow IMDb on Facebook The RSC puts a modern spin on Shakespeare's Hamlet in this filmed-for-television version of their stage production.Shakespeare's most iconic work, "Hamlet" explodes with big ideas and is the ultimate story of loyalty, love, betrayal, murder and madness.
Finally convinced of Claudius's guilt, Hamlet must avenge his father.Claudius now knows Hamlet is a threat and even uses Ophelia, Hamlet's love, in his own plots against the young man. Ethan Hawke, Kyle Mac Lachlan, Sam Shepard, Diane Venora, Bill Murray, Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles, Karl Geary; directed by Michael Almereyda, loosely based on the play by the Immortal William Shakespeare This is not your father's Hamlet, and really not your Hamlet either.