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Duration: 24:14

First broadcast: 27 October 1963

Huw Wheldon bravely referees this clash of the titans as Peter O'Toole, Orson Welles and veteran thespian Ernest Milton compete to present the definitive analysis of Hamlet. The atmosphere and some of the language used reflect this progamme's original late-night timeslot.

This programme is incomplete and has some audio drop-out.

Available since: Wed 6 Mar 2013

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Monitor 27/10/1963

A discussion on Hamlet, featuring Ernest Milton, Peter O'Toole and Orson Welles. (1963)

First broadcast: 27 Oct 1963

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