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    Hamlet (1948) -- (Movie Clip) To Be Or Not To Be

    Laurence Olivier with his take on a well-known speech, famously mixed between oratory and voice-over, becoming the first actor ever to direct himself to an Academy Award, in Hamlet, 1948.

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