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Hamlet (1990)
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Call no.:
DVD 011 209
Title:
Hamlet
Originally produced:
1990
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Hamlet, a prince of medieval-era Denmark, senses treachery behind his royal father's death. His mother is all too dangerously entangled in that treachery. This film portrays Shakespeare's immortal tale of high adventure and evil deeds.
Credits:
Warner Bros. and Nelson Entertainment present an Icon production ; based on the play by William Shakespeare ; screenplay by Christopher De Vore, Franco Zeffirelli ; produced by Dyson Lovell ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
Publication:
Burbank, CA. : Warner Home Video, c2004.
Languages:
English dialogue, subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (135 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Icon Productions
Director(s):
Zeffirelli, Franco
Screenwriter(s):
Zeffirelli, Franco
De Vore, Christopher
Producer(s):
Lovell, Dyson
Cast:
Mel Gibson, Glenn Close, Alan Bates, Paul Scofield, Ian Holm, Helena Bonham-Carter.
Production:
Cinematography, David Watkin ; editor, Richard Marden ; music, Ennio Morricone ; costume designer, Maurizio Millenotti ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; executive producer, Bruce Davey.
Notes:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990.
Special features include: Hamlet: an actor's journey, Mel Gibson introduces the movie, making of documentary Mel Gibson: To be or not to be, theatrical trailer.
Subjects:
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Film adaptations.
Hamlet (Legendary character) Drama.
Revenge Drama.
Princes Denmark Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film adaptations.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Film adaptations
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: French
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Hamlet
Director: Zeffirelli, Franco
Actor: Bates, Alan
Actor: Bonham Carter, Helena
Actor: Close, Glenn
Actor: Gibson, Mel
Musical score composer: Morricone, Ennio
Production studio: Icon Productions
Screenplay: Adaptations
Film technique: Live action