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Hamlet: Prince of Denmark

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"Hamlet"
Excerpt from Act 3, Scene 1: A room in the castle.

Actor: Robert Whitelock (Hamlet)

Clip Length: 2 min 19 sec
  Performed by:
The Royal Shakespeare Company (www.rsc.org.uk)

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Synopsis:

In a time of conflict, a voice from the grave will take a vengeful man to a place beyond sanity where only conspiracy and death await.

Rated NC-17. Psychological thriller. Graphic violence. Scenes of a supernatural nature.

"Death becomes him."
- Undertaker Monthly

History:

aka "The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark"

Probably written and first performed in 1600

Revised version was on-stage by late 1601

First published in 1603

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You can read the full text of
"Hamlet: Prince of Denmark" at MIT.edu:
"Hamlet: Entire Play"

You can find a full synopsis of
"Hamlet: Prince of Denmark" at Bardweb.net:
"Shakespeare Resource Center - Hamlet"

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