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THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH

THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH

  • Directed by Joel Coen
  • Starring Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Corey Hawkins, Brendan Gleeson, Harry Melling
  • 2021 | 105mins | USA | rated (15)

Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand star in Joel Coen’s bold and fierce adaptation; a tale of murder, madness, ambition, and wrathful cunning.


“These thoroughly established sexagenarians bring the energy of a young Orson Welles to Shakespeare’s Scottish play, creating an almost horror-film take on all the power, ambition and violence.” - Helen O'Hara, Empire ★★★★★


“Shot in black and white, Joel Coen’s take on the Scottish play is easily one of the best films of the year” - Charlotte O'Sullivan, Evening Standard ★★★★★


“This is a black-and-white world of violence and pain that scorches the retina.” - Peter Bradshaw, Guardian ★★★★★


“Washington gives a masterful performance” - Robbie Collin, The Telegraph ★★★★★