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Title Hamlet / Castle Rock Entertainment presents ; produced by David Barron ; adapted for the screen and directed by Kenneth Branagh.
Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
©2007, c1996
Edition Two-disc special edition.

Subject Hamlet (Legendary character) -- Drama.
Murder victims' families -- Drama.
Fathers -- Death -- Drama.
Princes -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Denmark -- Drama.
Alt Name Barron, David,
Branagh, Kenneth,
Christie, Julie, 1941-
Crystal, Billy,
Depardieu, Gérard, 1948-
Heston, Charlton,
Jacobi, Derek,
Lemmon, Jack,
Sewell, Rufus, 1967-
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014,
Winslet, Kate,
Thomson, Alex, 1929-2007,
Doyle, Patrick, 1953-
Reed, Alfred. Music for Hamlet.
Castle Rock Entertainment (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Alternate Title To be on camera : a history with Hamlet.
Uniform Title Hamlet (Motion picture : 1996)
Add Title Title on disc and container: William Shakespeare's Hamlet
Description 2 videodiscs (242 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
polychrome rdacc
Edition Two-disc special edition.
System Details DVD-video; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer.
Note English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Cast Kenneth Branagh, Julie Christie, Billy Crystal, Gerard Depardieu, Charlton Heston, Derek Jacobi, Jack Lemmon, Rufus Sewell, Robin Williams, Kate Winslet.
Credits Director of photography, Alex Thomson ; editor, Neil Farrell ; music, Patrick Doyle ; "In pace" performed by Placido Domingo ; production designer, Tim Harvey.
Summary In this first-ever full-text film of William Shakespeare's work, the Prince of Denmark, Hamlet, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer. Meanwhile, war is brewing.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996.
Based on the tragedy by William Shakespeare.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; some violent images and sexuality.
Contents Disc 1. Strange eruption -- Implements of war -- Greetings Norway, godspeed Laertes -- More than kin, less than kind -- Solid flesh, wicked speed -- Foul deeds will rise -- Advice between siblings -- To thine own self -- Tender yourself more dearly -- Beckoning figure -- Thy father's spirit -- By a brother's hand -- Son's oath -- Time out of joint -- Arrangement with Reynaldo -- Mad for Ophelia's love? -- Rosencrantz and Guildenstern -- Well-ended Norway business -- Method in his madness -- What a piece of work -- Anticipating the players -- Welcome, masters -- First player's speech -- The play's the thing -- Ruse involving Ophelia -- To be or not to be -- Get thee to a nunnery -- Madness in great ones -- Advice to the players -- Advice to Horatio -- Dumb show -- Undying love -- Knavish piece of work -- Not to be played upon -- Very witching time of night -- Pangs of conscience -- Intruder's death -- Words like daggers -- Visitation -- Cruel to be kind -- Aftermath of a heavy deed -- Bloody from this time.
Disc 2. Pretty Ophelia -- Poison of deep grief -- Bouquet of air -- Letters from abroad -- Plot against Hamlet -- Fall into the weeping brook -- Churchyard conversation -- Alas, poor Yorick -- Rivals over an open grave -- Change in plans -- Osric delivers a challenge -- The readiness is all -- Rules of the game -- Palpable hits, poisoned wine -- Death to three schemers -- The rest is silence -- Fortinbras and the ambassador -- A dynasty shattered -- End credits.
ISBN 1419849727
ISBN/ISSN 053939268324
Publisher # C2683 Warner Home Video
OCLC # 137242345

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