A Midwinter's Tale

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Comedy
  • Release year: 1995
  • Running time: 99 min
A down-on-his-luck actor directs a production of Hamlet with a wacky ensemble of misfits.
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A down-on-his-luck actor directs a production of Hamlet with a wacky ensemble of misfits.

Original Release

09/29/1995

US Release

02/09/1996

Cast

Joan Collins Margaretta D'Arcy / Margaretta
Richard Briers Henry Wakefield (Claudius, the Ghost, and the Player King) / Henry
Hetta Charnley Molly
Nicholas Farrell Tom Newman (Laertes, Fortinbras, and messengers) / Tom Newman
Mark Hadfield Vernon Spatch (Polonius, Marcellus, and First Gravedigger) / Vernon Spatch
Gerard Horan Carnforth Greville (Rosencrantz, Guildenstern, Horatio, and Barnardo) / Carnforth
Michael Maloney Joe Harper (Hamlet) / Joe
Jennifer Saunders Nancy Crawford / Nancy
Julia Sawalha Nina Raymond (Ophelia) / Nina
Celia Imrie Fadge
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Kenneth Branagh

Writers

Kenneth Branagh

Cast

Joan Collins Margaretta D'Arcy / Margaretta
Richard Briers Henry Wakefield (Claudius, the Ghost, and the Player King) / Henry
Hetta Charnley Molly
Nicholas Farrell Tom Newman (Laertes, Fortinbras, and messengers) / Tom Newman
Mark Hadfield Vernon Spatch (Polonius, Marcellus, and First Gravedigger) / Vernon Spatch
Gerard Horan Carnforth Greville (Rosencrantz, Guildenstern, Horatio, and Barnardo) / Carnforth
Michael Maloney Joe Harper (Hamlet) / Joe
Jennifer Saunders Nancy Crawford / Nancy
Julia Sawalha Nina Raymond (Ophelia) / Nina
Celia Imrie Fadge
John Sessions Terry Du Bois (Queen Gertrude) / Terry Du Bois
Adrian Scarborough Young Actor
Patrick Doyle Scotsman
Brian Pettifer Ventriloquist
Shaun Prendergast Mule Train Man
Ann Davies Mrs. Branch / Mrs Branch
James D. White Tim
Robert Hines Mortimer
Allie Byrne Tap Dancer
Carol Starks Audience Member

Producers

Editors

Neil Farrell

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