Macbeth (2001)

Anthony Sher and Harriet Walter star in a highly-acclaimed screen version of William Shakespeare's classic story of tyranny and ambition. On the stage this Royal Shakespeare Company presentation was universally lauded. Following sell-out seasons at Statford's Swan Theatre and in London, the production played Japan and in the United States, where The New York Times praised director Gregory Doran's interpretation as a "harrowing and disturbingly funny parable for the dawn of the 21st century". To make this compelling screen version, Gregory Doran worked with all of the original cast and filmed at London's Roundhouse. Brilliantly shot by director of photography Ernie Vincze, the production uses the edgy techniques of fly-on-the-wall documentaries. The effect is raw, intimate and strikingly dynamic.

Directing:
  • Gregory Doran

Stars:
Release Date: 2001-01-01
themoviedb icon 6.0/10
  • Country: GB
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 132
Harriet Walter
Harriet Walte...
Lady Macbeth
Richard Armitage
Richard Armit...
Angus
Antony Sher
Antony Sher
Macbeth
Joseph O'Conor
Joseph O'Cono...
King Duncan
Ken Bones
Ken Bones
Banquo
Polly Kemp
Polly Kemp
Gentlewoman / Weird Sister
Robert Whitelock
Robert Whitel...
Donalbain / Young Seyward
Jeff Alexander
Jeff Alexande...
Soldier
Gareth Williams
Gareth Willia...
Fleance
Noma Dumezweni
Noma Dumezwen...
Weird Sister
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