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NT Live Encore Film Series : National Theatre Live


2015, Lyndsey Turner, UK, 210 min.
With Benedict Cumberbatch, Ciarán Hinds

Show Times

  • Sun, Jul 21st 1:15pm

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, THE IMITATION GAME) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Now seen by over 900,000 people worldwide, the original 2015 broadcast returns to international cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state. DCP digital. (Description courtesy of NT Live)

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