fiction classics play challenging dark medium-paced

289 pages | first published 1603

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Among Shakespeare's plays, "Hamlet" is considered by many his masterpiece. Among actors, the role of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, is considered the jewel in the crown of a triumphant theatrical career.
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Summary of 36175 reviews

Moods

dark 82%
challenging 46%
tense 44%
emotional 42%
reflective 34%
mysterious 30%
sad 29%
funny 20%
adventurous 14%
inspiring 2%
lighthearted 1%

Pace

medium 55%
slow 22%
fast 22%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 46% | Character: 38% | Plot: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 38% | It's complicated: 35% | No: 23% | N/A: 1%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 39% | No: 38% | Yes: 20% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 78% | Yes: 8% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 6%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.95

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