Hamlet by William Shakespeare

Hamlet is one of the most famous tragedies of William Shakespeare. According to Wikipedia, “Any dating of Hamlet must be tentative”, cautions the New Cambridge editor, Phillip Edwards.

The play is divided into five acts. Hamlet, the protagonist of this play is the prince of Denmark. Thus the plot is set in Denmark. The play is about Hamlet’s revenge against his uncle Claudius who has murdered the father of Hamlet and married Hamlet’s mother.

Haider, a Bollywood movie, starring Shahid Kapoor is based on this play. The plot of this movie is set in Indian Administered Kashmir.