DVD 2: The Tragedy of Hamlet, Director: Peter Brook Famed filmmaker and theatre director Peter Brook, renowned for his innovative and controversial stage plays (Marat/Sade, The Mahabharata), interprets Hamlet in a gripping, stripped-down production that highlights the tragic heart of the play. In the title role, Adrian Lester (Primary Colors) heads a stellar cast of the world's best actors; the international flavor of the cast adds a modern touch to this most famous of Shakespeare's dramas. This adaptation of Hamlet, in English, joins together a remarkable casting of actors. By filming himself his stage setting, Peter Brook offers us a masterpiece. Includes booklet with essay by screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, About Hamlet by Peter Brook, and optional English, Spanish, and French menus and subtitles. 130 mins.