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Prince Hamlet struggles over whether or not he should kill his uncle, whom he suspects has murdered his father, the former king.
The film stars two actors who later played Professor Van Helsing in adaptations of Bram Stoker's 1897 novel "Dracula": Peter Cushing (Osric) played him in Horror of Dracula (1958), The Brides of Dracula (1960), Dracula A.D. 1972 (1972), The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973) and The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974) whilst Laurence Olivier (Hamlet) played him in Dracula (1979).
So oft it chances in particular men / That through some vicious mole of nature in them, / By the o'ergrowth of some complexion / Oft breaking down the pales and forts of reason, / Or by some habit grown too much; that these men - / Carrying, I say, ...
Opening credits prologue: SCENE - ELSINORE