Feature Film: Lady Macbeth

movie stillRural England, 1865. Katherine (Florence Pugh) is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband’s estate, a force is unleashed inside her so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.

"Throughout Lady Macbeth we see Pugh's eyes, full of possibility and optimism at the outset, gradually darken. Even her breathing changes. It's a wonderful performance in a very fine film."--Chicago Tribune, Michael Phillips

Directed by William Oldroyd. Starring Anton Palmer, Christopher Fairbank, Cliff Burnett, Cosmo Jarvis, Fleur Houdijk, Florence Pugh, Golda Rosheuvel, Naomi Ackie, Paul Hilton, and Rebecca Manley. Theatrically released in 2017. 89 Minutes; Rated R.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library.

Date:
Thursday Nov 2, 2017
Time:
7:00 PM  -  8:45 PM
Contact:
Thomas Crane Library    617-376-1316   
Location:
Main Library Community Meeting Room (ground floor)

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