The Tragedy of Macbeth

Movie review by Jeffrey Anderson, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 15+

Stark, violent, and one of the best Shakespeare films ever.

R 2021 105 minutes

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age 15+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 15+

Stellar, gripping, fantastical re-telling of 500 year old play

This film is stellar. Much is said about the cinematography because uh yeah! It is quite remarkable, stunning, artsy, refreshing and unique. Is it trying too hard? It is trying very hard and it works! This play is 500 years old so yeah, try hard to make something interesting. Washington offers a command performance. McDormand is believable and memorable, but the screen belongs to Hunter. She dominates and totally effin rules! Love, love, LOVE!

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