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. Now Kenneth Branagh plays the leading role and ...
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Moods

dark 80%
challenging 48%
emotional 43%
tense 42%
reflective 36%
sad 31%
mysterious 28%
funny 20%
adventurous 14%
inspiring 3%
informative 1%

Pace

medium 57%
slow 23%
fast 19%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 42% | Character: 42% | Plot: 14%

Strong character development?

Yes: 42% | It's complicated: 32% | No: 22% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 44% | No: 35% | Yes: 18% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 80% | Yes: 9% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 11% | No: 2% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

3.96