The Tragedy of Macbeth
Art House, Drama
1 hours 45 minutes
Age restriction:
M (Violence)
Joel Coen
Frances McDormand,
Alex Hassell,
Corey Hawkins,
Harry Melling,
Bertie Carvel,
Denzel Washington,
Brendan Gleeson,
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The Tragedy of Macbeth

1 hours 45 minutes | Rated M (Violence)

A Scottish lord becomes convinced by a trio of witches that he will become the next King of Scotland, and his ambitious wife supports him in his plans of seizing power. Led by a stellar Denzel Washington, The Tragedy of Macbeth strips the classic story down to its visual and narrative essentials


As great as the performances are, it’s how they are aligned with the direction and staging that make The Tragedy of Macbeth a thoroughly exhilarating watch. Thrillist

Phenomenally dark and wicked, Coen’s The Tragedy of Macbeth is the most worthy adaptation of a Shakespearean work that has been seen on screen in years. Shadow and Act

By choosing Washington and McDormand as his leads, Coen puts a fresh spin on familiar phrases. London Evening Standard

Stark but utterly compelling, this chilling take on Macbeth is a visually stunning tour de force. It’s as good as you’d expect from this cast and crew, which is saying something. Empire Magazine

There comes a point in every year when audiences see a film they believe is this year’s masterpiece. This is that time, that film. National Newspaper Publishers Association

Joel Coen’s triumphant film of Shakespeare’s tragedy astounds on every level, with Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand, two acting titans, playing an aging couple taking their last shot at murderous ambition. You can’t take your eyes off them. ABC News

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