Hamlet on Screen

Author: Klein, Holger and Dimiter Daphinoff
Year:1997
Pages:524
ISBN:0-7734-8502-3
978-0-7734-8502-0
Price:299.95
Part of a multi-volume series of yearbooks covering works by Shakespeare. This volume deals with film versions of "Hamlet", including topics such as Hamlet's ghost on the screen, Kenneth Branagh's interpolations in "Hamlet", Zeffirelli's "Hamlet" and Hamlet as a woman. Topics raised include comic uses of the tragedy, the portrayl of "Hamlet"'s ghost on screen and the poetic and dramatic uses of cookery in Shakespeare's plays.