Hamlet (1948)

  
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Desmond Dickinson Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Helga Cranston Editor n/a 172 7000001
William Walton Music n/a 120781 8000001
Anthony Bushell Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
William Shakespeare Play as Source Material ("Hamlet") 120972 4000003
Laurence Olivier Producer n/a 3 3000001
Laurence Olivier Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Alan Dent Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Muir Mathieson Music music director 120781 8000002
Roger K Furse Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Paul Sheriff Special Effects n/a 168 23000001
Henry Harris Special Effects n/a 168 23000002
Jack Whitehead Special Effects n/a 168 23000003
L E Overton Sound n/a 120816 14000002
John Mitchell Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Carmen Dillon Art Director n/a 183 9000002
Elizabeth Hennings Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Laurence Olivier Director n/a 2 2000001
Christopher Lee Actor Palace Guard 1 1000018
Norman Wooland Actor Horatio 1 1000006
Terence Morgan Actor Laertes 1 1000007
Peter Cushing Actor Osric 1 1000008
Felix Aylmer Actor Polonius 1 1000005
Eileen Herlie Actor Gertrude 1 1000004
Jean Simmons Actor Ophelia 1 1000002
Basil Sydney Actor Claudius 1 1000003
Russell Thorndike Actor Priest 1 1000009
Anthony Quayle Actor Marcellus 1 1000010
Patrick Troughton Actor Second Player 1 1000015
Tony Tarver Actor Third Player 1 1000016
Stanley Holloway Actor Gravedigger 1 1000017
Harcourt Williams Actor First Player 1 1000014
Niall MacGinnis Actor Captain 1 1000013
Esmond Knight Actor Bernardo 1 1000011
John Laurie Actor Francisco 1 1000012
Laurence Olivier Actor Hamlet 1 1000001
Synopsis
Tortured Prince of Denmark who must avenge his father's murder. He swears to his father's ghost that he will wreak revenge by killing Claudius, his uncle and now King. He fakes madness, and in the process of completing his delayed revenge, loses Ophelia to madness and suicide, but finally restores a new order in Denmark.