Key visual of Hamlet
maimovie

Hamlet

1948-12-10 | Drama
Overview

Plot analysis from people:

Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeare’s beloved tragedy. Olivier is at his most inspired—both as director and as the melancholy Dane himself—as he breathes new life into the words of one of the world’s greatest dramatists.
Director: Laurence Olivier
Stars: Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons

Streaming Services

Ratings

7.6
95%
82

People's review rating

Positive 73%
Negative 27%

Editing & Writing Analysis with Trailer

Trailer from Hamlet

What people actually say about
icon Editing & icon Writing

“Key Talks” from People

  • Ranked #58 / 28,269 Movies

  • Ranked #79 / 47,925 Movies

  • Ranked #83 / 13,478 Movies

5,113 Movie Tastes Related to Hamlet

Maimovie AI learns movie taste from social media, search keywords, and other diverse crowd data. As a result, our AI has characterized this movie with the following movie tastes:

Film Awards

16 wins 24 nominations
out of 6,431 movie awards
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Actor in a Leading Role

    Winner
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White

    Winner
  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Costume Design, Black-and-White

    Winner

Awards from the Crowd

5,113 movie tastes ranked by the crowd
Ranked #2 for
Ranked #2 for
Ranked #3 for

Cast

Acting & Cast

Character

View Live Cast Profile

Featured Crew

421 Movie Tastes Related to the Featured Crew

Based on the crowd’s live-updated social data, the following movie tastes represent the featured crew of the movie, Hamlet:

View Live Featured Crew Profile

Visual & Sound Taste from Video

What people actually say about
icon Visual & icon Sound

“Key Talks” from People

  • Ranked #2 / 64,471 Movies

  • Ranked #3 / 53,396 Movies

  • Ranked #10 / 60,857 Movies

Concept & Idea Taste from Photo

Photo from Hamlet

Hamlet photo 1
Hamlet photo 2

What people actually say about
icon Concept & icon Idea

“Key Talks” from People

  • Ranked #13 / 40,805 Movies

  • Ranked #17 / 74,033 Movies

  • Ranked #20 / 92,777 Movies

Search Keywords

Touch to Google the following Keywords:

Top 20 Movies Similar to Hamlet

Similar Movies to Hamlet

Hamlet FAQ

The production budget of Hamlet was 750,000 USD.
The full version of Hamlet is provided by Amazon Prime Video , HBO Max , Amazon Video , Apple iTunes , Criterion Channel , Vudu
Hamlet won 1949 Academy Awards, USA, 1949 Golden Globes, USA, 1949 BAFTA Awards, 1948 Venice Film Festival, 1950 Bambi Awards, 1950 Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain, 1949 Bodil Awards, 1949 Picturegoer Awards, 1948 National Board of Review, USA, 1948 New York Film Critics Circle Awards.
On April 22, 2021, the IMDB rating of Hamlet is 7.6/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 95/100, Metacritic rating is 82/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The release date of Hamlet is December 10, 1948.
The director of Hamlet is Laurence Olivier.
On April 22, 2021, there were 5113 public reaction to Hamlet including five stars, for heartbroken viewers, more rewarding, anti-valentine, for when you want to cry.
The runtime of Hamlet is 155 minutes.
Winner of four Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Actor, Sir Laurence Olivier’s Hamlet continues to be the most compelling version of Shakespeare’s beloved tragedy. Olivier is at his most inspired—both as director and as the melancholy Dane himself—as he breathes new life into the words of one of the world’s greatest dramatists..
The certification of Hamlet is NR.
The casts of Hamlet are Laurence Olivier starring as Hamlet - Prince of Denmark / Voice of Ghost, Jean Simmons starring as Ophelia - His Daughter, John Laurie starring as Francisco, Esmond Knight starring as Bernardo, Anthony Quayle starring as Marcellus, Niall MacGinnis starring as Sea Captain.