The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 11.1170 Wednesday, 7 June 2000.
Date: Tuesday, 06 Jun 2000 10:47:58 -0400
Subject: 11.1166 Re: The Almereyda *Hamlet*
Comment: Re: SHK 11.1166 Re: The Almereyda *Hamlet*
Joanne Gates wrote:
>The internet movie database, www.us.imdb.com, has started to add links
>to the posted reviews of Hamlet.
>(Do a search from the main page, on title, Hamlet: all versions are
>listed, usually in reverse chronology with most recent first, click on
>2000.) On the left side bar, there are three categories of comment in
>addition to show times, release dates, and so forth: User comments
>(posted directly to the site), external reviews and newsgroup reviews.
>Salon Magazine's by Stephanie Zacharek is quite a rave.
You can find even more reviews through rottentomatoes.com, which has
more complete listings and categorizes them according to whether they're
positive or negative. They have links to 27 reviews of Hamlet, of which
9 are positive and 18 are negative. The Hamlet reviews are at: