NT Live - Hamlet

2015
  |  Book Tickets: 15/10/2015
  |  240 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
NT Live - Hamlet Film Poster

Synopsis

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes onthe title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, NationalTheatre Live will broadcast this eagerly awaited production live to cinemas.As a country arms itself for war, a family tearsitself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the taskahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threateningboth his sanity and the security of the state.