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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Steve Coogan
Catherine Keener
David Arquette
Amy Poehler
Directors
Andrew Fleming
Pam Brady
Screenwriters
Andrew Fleming
Running Time
91 minutes

Hamlet 2
Suffering the slings and arrows of outrageous Sundance hype…


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Plot
Dana Marschz (Coogan) is a failed actor-turned-high school drama teacher. When his department threatens to become a victim of budget cuts he creates a musical sequel to Hamlet that soon has the community and the school board on his back…


Verdict
A satirical, slapstick affair that occasionally feels like it was thrown together and therefore never quite becomes the sum of its parts.


Reviewed by Phillip Wilding

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