Royal Deceit

Release Date: January 01, 1994
Running Time: 106 mins.
MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Action, Drama, Historical


The story -- according to the 12th century chronicle of Saxo Grammaticus -- of the Danish prince Amled, upon whom William Shakespeare based his character Hamlet. As with the Bard's classic play, a young prince sees his father and brother murdered by his uncle and feigns madness in order to save himself and exact his revenge.


Gabriel Byrne

Helen Mirren

Christian Bale

Brian Cox

Kate Beckinsale

Ewen Bremner

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