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Shakespeare in Performance: Film

To Be or Not to Be (1983, Alan Johnson)

TitleTo Be or Not to Be
Release LocationsUSA
DirectorAlan Johnson
Length1 hrs, 48 mins
Play ConnectionsHamlet (excerpt(s))


A remake of the Ernst Lubitsch 1942 film of the same title

Description from Shakespeare on Screen : an International Filmography and Videography by Kenneth S. Rothwell and Annabelle Henkin Melzer. ©1990 Kenneth S. Rothwell. Cited by permission. — Added 2008-11-14

Cast Overview

CastAnne Bancroft
CastMel Brooks
CastTim Matheson

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorAlan Johnson
ProducerMel Brooks

Production information courtesy of: Kenneth Rothwell