• Macbeth (2015)

Macbeth

Release Date: December 4th, 2015

R |1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary

After murdering King Duncan (David Thewlis) and seizing the throne, Macbeth (Michael Fassbender) becomes consumed with guilt and paranoia as the tyrannical ruler of Scotland.

Cast: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Paddy Considine, Sean Harris, Jack Reynor, Elizabeth Debicki, David Thewlis, David Hayman

Director: Justin Kurzel

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Creative Scotland, See-Saw Films, Anton Capital Entertainment, DMC Film

Keywords: Engaging, Wife, Rise

Ratings & Reviews

  • 95
    Inkoo KangTheWrap

    Fassbender manages to find the psychological throughline that makes Macbeth’s increasing mental deterioration — a development that can feel overly formalistic, not to mention moralistic — wholly convincing. show more

  • 70
    Screen International

    One of the most consistently engrossing elements of Macbeth is Kurzel’s vision of that harsh world, helped by a tight unit of costume, design and camera. show more

  • 80
    Leslie FelperinThe Hollywood Reporter

    An intensely compelling work. show more

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