The ghost of Hamlet's father tells him that Claudius poisoned him and he wants his son to seek revenge.
Hamlet requested a group of actors to act out a play that depicts a king being poisoned in the ear. Claudius's reaction will prove his guilt.
Claudius leaves the play and goes to pray. Hamlet wanted to kill him. However, he thinks if he kills him while he is praying Claudius will go to heaven and he wants him to go to hell!
Hamlet speaks to his mother about how disgusted he is that she is married to Claudius. Hamlet accidentally kills Polonius and is banished to England.
Claudious sends a letter to the King of England that orders Hamlet's execution. Hamlet escapes and comes back to Denmark.
The whole royal family killed each other. Fortinbras, King of Norway arrives seeing this and claims Denmark.
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