NATIONAL THEATRE: HAMLET
(NR) - 3 hr. 20 min.
As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father's death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.
Directed by Lyndsey Turner; Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Ciarán Hinds, Sian Brooke, Leo Bill, Karl Johnson, Jim Norton, Anastasia Hille.