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DVD 011 208
A contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's epic story of passion, betrayal and revenge. The president of the Denmark Corporation is dead, and already his wife is remarried to the man suspected of his murder. No one is more troubled by this than her son, Hamlet. Now, after this hostile takeover, trust is impossible, passion is on the rise and vengeance is in the air.
Miramax Films presents a Double A Films production ; producers, Andrew Fierberg, Amy Hobby ; screenplay adaptation and directed by Michael Almereyda.
Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [c2001]
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
1 DVD (113 min.) : sound, color
Double A Films
Ethan Hawke, Kyle MacLachlan, Diane Venora, Liev Schreiber, Julia Stiles, Steve Zahn, Sam Shepard, Bill Murray.
Director of photography, John de Borman ; editor, Kristina Boden ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designers, Marco Cattoretti, Luca Mosca ; production designer, Gideon Ponte.
Aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Based on the play "Hamlet" by William Shakespeare.
DVD release of the 2000 motion picture.
Special features: scene access, interactive menus, theatrical trailers.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Film adaptations.
Hamlet (Legendary character) Drama.
Princes Denmark Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.