Macbeth (1916) Adaptation of Shakespeare’s play, the film directed by John Emerson and produced by DW Griffith, had as directors of photography Victor Fleming and George W. Hill while the screenplay was written by Emerson himself and his wife Anita Loos, one of the most famous writers of Hollywood. Macbeth and Lady Macbeth were played by Herbert Beerbohm Tree and Constance Collier, both famous theatrical actors. This is the seventh film version of Macbeth, one of eight filmed at the time of the silent film
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Macbeth (1948) Orson Welles directs and interprets this version of Shakespeare’s tragedy shot in about twenty days and with a budget of only 65 thousand dollars, A film with a barbaric side with an atmosphere that refers to melò and horror
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The Blood Throne (1957) Akira Kurosawa transfers Macbeth’s tragedy to medieval Japan in the 16th century, drawing inspiration from the iconography of the Noh Theater. Protagonist of the film Toshiro Mifune
Macbeth (1971) Roman Polanksi reinterprets Shakespearean tragedy with rigor in the first film directed after the murder of Sharon Tate
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Men of Honor (1991) Mike Battaglia (John Turturro), a Mafia hitman, tries to climb the criminal hierarchy by killing his boss. A successful attempt to transport Macbeth into American mass culture
ShakespeaRe-Told Macbeth (2006) Three strange garbage collectors predict a glorious future for chef Joe Macbeth (James McAvoy). With his wife Ella (Jeeley Hawes) to push him, Joe devises a plan to take over Glasgow’s high-class restaurant, where both are employed. The first step to achieving the goal, however, is to eliminate Duncan, the famous chef who owns the place. A modern reinterpretation of Shakespeare’s tragedy
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Macbeth – The Tragedy of Ambition (2006) Directed by Geoffrey Wright and starring Sam Worthington, a transposition of William Shakespeare’s masterpiece Macbeth set in modern Melbourne. It tells the story of Macbeth, a member of a criminal gang that controls the drug trade led by Duncan
Macbeth (2015) Justin Kurze directs Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard in this spectacular film adaptation of William Shakespeare’s tragedy of the same name.
Macbeth (2018) The film picks up the Phyllida Lloyd show. The Royal Opera’s production adopts Verdi’s modified score for the 1865 Parisian performance, which includes Lady Macbeth’s captivating aria “La luce langue”. Talented Anna Netrebko in the role of Lady Macbeth
Macbeth Neo Film Opera (2017) Directed by Daniele Campea, presented at the 63rd Taormina Film Fest and winner of the Opera Prima award at the Presente Italiano 2018 festival. Based on the tragedy of William Shakespeare, with music by Giuseppe Verdi, the film is a symbiosis between cinema, opera and theater.
The Tragedy of Macbeth (2021) Written and directed by Joel Coen, the film adaptation of William Shakespeare’s famous tragedy Macbeth is the first film that the Coen brothers do not work together on. The cast includes Denzel Washington, Frances McDormand, Corey Hawkins, Brendan Gleeson