MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 5,145 this week

Hamlet (1964)
"Gamlet" (original title)

8.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.4/10 from 1,423 users  
Reviews: 13 user | 11 critic

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 27 titles
created 04 Feb 2012
 
a list of 42 titles
created 28 Aug 2012
 
a list of 25 titles
created 11 Nov 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 23 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Gamlet" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Hamlet (1964)

Hamlet (1964) on IMDb 8.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Hamlet.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Hamlet (1948)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Prince Hamlet struggles over whether or not he should kill his uncle, whom he suspects has murdered his father, the former king.

Director: Laurence Olivier
Stars: Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, John Laurie
The Big City (1963)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Life at home changes when a housewife from a middle-class, conservative family in Calcutta gets a job as a salesperson.

Director: Satyajit Ray
Stars: Anil Chatterjee, Madhabi Mukherjee, Jaya Bhaduri
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

After killing a child on a routine bombing mission in Vietnam, Pierre suffers from delayed stress and partial amnesia. Returning to France, he lives like a vegetable until he meets a young ... See full summary »

Director: Serge Bourguignon
Stars: Hardy Krüger, Nicole Courcel, Patricia Gozzi
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

When three thuggish men are responsible for the death of his father and the crippling of his brother, young David must choose between supporting his family or risking his life and exacting vengeance.

Director: Henry King
Stars: Richard Barthelmess, Gladys Hulette, Walter P. Lewis
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A group of four middle class workers in India take the week off to have a holiday. When they get to the forest, they meet up with another group and spend their time flirting with women.

Director: Satyajit Ray
Stars: Sharmila Tagore, Kaberi Bose, Simi Garewal
Patterns (1956)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

When Fred Staples is recruited onto the board of a high-powered New York corporation, he finds his ethics and ambition at odds.

Director: Fielder Cook
Stars: Van Heflin, Everett Sloane, Ed Begley
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The personal tales of various prostitutes who occupy a Japanese brothel.

Director: Kenji Mizoguchi
Stars: Machiko Kyô, Aiko Mimasu, Ayako Wakao
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A childless middle-aged couple faces a marital crisis of sorts.

Director: Yasujirô Ozu
Stars: Shin Saburi, Michiyo Kogure, Kôji Tsuruta
Love (1971)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The wife of a political prisoner tends to her mother-in-law and keeps from the old woman the truth about her son, whom she believes is in New York making a film.

Director: Károly Makk
Stars: Lili Darvas, Mari Töröcsik, Iván Darvas
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

In post-war Japan, a man brings a lost boy to his tenement. No one wants to take the child for even one night; finally, a sour widow, Tané, does. The next day, complaining, she takes the ... See full summary »

Director: Yasujirô Ozu
Stars: Chôko Iida, Hohi Aoki, Eitarô Ozawa
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Two sisters find out the existence of their long-lost mother, but the younger cannot take the truth of being abandoned as a child.

Director: Yasujirô Ozu
Stars: Setsuko Hara, Ineko Arima, Chishû Ryû
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A good but simple Christian dies, trying to keep his vow to Saint Barbara for her to save his donkey.

Director: Anselmo Duarte
Stars: Leonardo Villar, Glória Menezes, Dionísio Azevedo
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Innokentiy Smoktunovskiy ...
Mikhail Nazvanov ...
Elza Radzina ...
Queen Gertrude (as Elsa Radzina-Szolkonis)
Yuri Tolubeyev ...
Anastasiya Vertinskaya ...
Vadim Medvedev ...
Vladimir Erenberg ...
Stepan Oleksenko ...
Igor Dmitriev ...
Grigori Gaj
Rein Aren ...
Second Player
A. Krevalid ...
Yuriy Berkun ...
Third Player
Ants Lauter ...
Viktor Kolpakov ...
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 June 1964 (Soviet Union)  »

Also Known As:

Hamlet  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

It took six months to build a life-size imitation of a medieval castle for the film. The castle was built of logs and veneer, then painted and decorated to mimic the ambiance of the Shakespearian play. The main film set decoration was built in Keila-Joa village, Estonia, then part of the Soviet Union. See more »

Connections

Version of The DuPont Show of the Month: Hamlet (1959) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Perfection
5 January 2004 | by (Riga, Latvia) – See all my reviews

Film is like a poem - nothing can be added, nothing can be taken away. Black and white shades only add to the graphic drama. Acting is as powerful as a storm on the high seas. I strongly recommend also "King Lire", also in black and white and in the same "Olympic" quality. Note! - not for the blockbuster lovers,movie is very artistic, it requires you to actually understand what is being said.


25 of 27 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
sloppy subtitles rion-smith
Is this available for purchase? belemboy
screening at the Russian Resurrection Film Festival BallZac
Music duddykravitz
Figures on the Clock DaNextEdition
Discuss Hamlet (1964) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?