Modi is Hamlet in this film version of the highly popular stage performance surrounded by the same principal cast: Banu as Ophelia, Shamshadbhai as Gertrude, etc. It is the story of prince Hamlet whose dead father comes back as a ghost to haunt Hamlet until he avenges his death. Hamlet is then on the horns of a dilemma as he ponders over his fate as his mother herself was involved in his father's assassination.
Sujit R. Varma
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adaptation of Shakespeare's play was first performed in Mombassa in 1930. Hiralal Kapur played the lead role. See more
Version of Hamlet