something Wicked This Way Comes…
Joel Coens. first trailer of the tragedy of macbeth Just released – check it out below.
The new film stars Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand in a reimagining of the Shakespeare classic, and marks the first time Coen is making a film without his brother and frequent collaborator Ethan.
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Washington plays the title character, and McDormand plays Lady Macbeth. The cast also includes Bertie Carvel, Alex Hassell, Corey Hawkins, Katherine Hunter, Harry Melling and Brendan Gleeson.
Check out the trailer here:
the tragedy of macbeth is set to receive its European premiere at this year’s London Film Festival at the Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall on 17 October.
Coen said in a statement about the premiere: “Shakespeare belongs to the world but comes from Britain.
“Having borrowed your cultural heritage, and had the privilege of working with some of your most prolific actors, I am honored to bring this film to the London Film Festival for its European premiere.”
BFI London Film Festival director Tricia Tuttle calls the tragedy of macbeth A “wonderful creation”, adding to his excitement for the film’s premiere: “Many of us remember the big screen experience last year, and it is a perfect celebration of this art form that embodies ancient traditions of storytelling. but express intimacy and eerie scale and spectacle with truly magical powers.”
Tickets for this year’s London Film Festival are now on sale – Click Here To book and scroll through the program.