Daisy Ridley (Star Wars) stars as “Ophelia” based on the Shakespearean character of the same name and the novel by Lisa Klein.
With Naomi Watts, Clive Owen and George MacKay in supporting roles. The film follows the story of Hamlet, as told by Ophelia’s perspective.
Something is rotten in medieval-era Denmark, where political intrigue swirls around the imperial court like dark magic. Amid it all, the queen’s brightest lady-in-waiting, Ophelia, finds herself drawn to Hamlet, the charismatic and elusive crown prince.
As their secretive love affair takes flight, betrayal strikes the court, threatening to derail their union and devastate the royal family for good. Caught between her desires and her loyalty, Ophelia has to decide where her devotion will ultimately lie.