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"Hamlet" quotes

Hamlet poster
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans revenge.

Director: Franco Zeffirelli
Writer: William Shakespeare, Christopher De Vore, Franco Zeffirelli
Production: N/A
Genre: drama
Year: 1990
MetaScore: 53/100
ImdbRating: 6.7
BoxOffice: $20,710,451
Released: 18 Jan 1991
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 3 wins & 7 nominations total

32 Clips & Quotes

Cast

Hamlet - Mel Gibson
Gertrude - Glenn Close
Claudius - Alan Bates
The Ghost - Paul Scofield
Polonius - Ian Holm
Horatio - Stephen Dillane
Guildenstern - Sean Murray
Rosencrantz - Michael Maloney
The Gravedigger - Trevor Peacock
Osric - John McEnery
Bernardo - Richard Warwick
Marcellus - Christien Anholt
Francisco - Dave Duffy
Reynaldo - Vernon Dobtcheff
Player King - Pete Postlethwaite
Player Queen - Christopher Fairbank
The Players - Sarah Phillips
The Players - Ned Mendez
The Players - Roy York
The Players - Marjorie Bell
The Players - Justin Case
Lucianus (in "The Murder of Gonzago") - Roger Low
The Players - Pamela Sinclair
The Players - Baby Simon Sinclair
The Players - Roy Evans
Palace Nobleman - Barrie Holland
Bodyguard - Graham Riddell