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Hamlet at Elsinore (1964)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  15 November 1964 (USA)
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The first television production of "Hamlet" to be shot on location, rather than in a studio. See more »

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Alec Clunes as the dead Polonius in the Queen's bedchamber blinks his eyes two separate times when Christopher Plummer as Hamlet gets ready to drag his body away. See more »

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Long past, but not forgotten
11 August 2001 | by (Connecticut, USA) – See all my reviews

This was an incredibly fascinating Hamlet ... at least that's how I remember it after over 35 years. I have not been able to see it since. Why is it not available on VHS or DVD? Christopher Plumber is always fascinating, and Robert Shaw was by far the best Claudius ever filmed (videotaped?)! Add the extra thrill of the REAL Elsinore, and you have a great experience. Bring it back!


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