NT Live: Hamlet (2015) Synopsis
Back by popular demand, Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live invite you to join Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game) for an extraordinary encore event on Tuesday, November 10 in cinemas nationwide....

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A Hamlet for our time

By eschapker
This production was magnificent in every way, but the performance by Rory Kinnear was amazing in its clarity and freshness. I urge people to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to see...

Hamlet

By skeerdycat
If the play's the thing, I don't know what I witnessed. Mad Max goes to Elsinore? After a single contemplative first scene, the rest was overwrought and underlit in every possible way. The general...

NT Live: Hamlet (2015)

By debdencar
Overall it was an amazing performance! The sets and costumes amazing and just added to the brilliance of the overall performance. Benedict was impressive with his physical presence and his command of...

He was sublime!

By ziadesignz2002
The rest of the cast (with the exception of Polonius & The gravedigger) seemed to struggle to keep up with his impressive spirit. But he was exceptional...

Hamlet Rocks!!!

By buzzz99
NTLive's "Hamlet" was unbelievable! The acting was genius, and this production managed to bring a 400-year-old play to 2015 and make it relevant and engaging. Five stars!...

Hamlet, starring Benedict Cumberbatch

By pbarnes674
It was a great experience; very much appreciate being able to view these productions in my local theater, as I am not able to fly out to England!!...

Stunning, powerful performance by Cumberbatch!

By glttrgrl8
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Amazing!!!

By Bookworm34
I can't think of enough to good things to say. Benedict Cumberbatch was enthralling as Hamlet, and Sian Brooke was riveting as Ophelia, especially after the descent in madness....

Worth Every Cent and More

By tbtombrown
Excellent production. Staged beautifully. Cumberbatch is an excellent live stage actor. He lights up the stage and owns it when he comes on. Would not have changed a thing. We will be seeing...

Awesome!

By cassimw
Amazing to see live theatre from London on our local theatre screen! Benedict Cumberbatch was AMAZING!...

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Rated PG-13