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The Crucible

PG-13| 2 hr. 3 min.

Plot Summary
After married man John Proctor (Daniel Day-Lewis) decides to break off his affair with his young lover, Abigail Williams (Winona Ryder), she leads other local girls in an occult rite to wish death upon his wife, Elizabeth (Joan Allen). When the ritual is discovered, the girls are brought to trial. Accusations begin to fly, and a literal witch hunt gets underway. Before long, Elizabeth is suspected of witchcraft, and John's attempt to defend her only makes matters worse.

Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis , Winona Ryder , Paul Scofield , Joan Allen , Bruce Davison , Rob Campbell , Jeffrey Jones , Peter Vaughan

Director: Nicholas Hytner

Genres: Drama

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

The Crucible (1996)

Release Date: December 20th, 1996|2 hr. 3 min.

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