Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard and Paddy Considine star in the war drama Macbeth, an adaptation of the tragedy written by William Shakespeare. Watch the movie trailer below. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth (Fassbender) murders his king and takes the throne for himself.
Release Date: December 4, 2015 (limited)
Studio: The Weinstein Company
Genre: Drama, Adaptation
Director: Justin Kurzel
Screenwriter: Todd Louiso, Jacob Koskoff, Michael Lesslie
Cast: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Paddy Considine, Sean Harris, Jack Reynor, Elizabeth Debicki, David Thewlis
Running Time: 1 hr. 53 min.
MPAA Rating: Not yet rated
From the producers of THE KING’S SPEECH comes the story of a fearless Scottish General, Macbeth (Michael Fassbender), whose ambitious wife (Marion Cotillard) urges him to use wicked means to gain power of the throne. A thrilling interpretation of one of Shakespeare’s most famous and compelling characters, MACBETH is a dramatic reimagining of the realities of war-torn times and a tale of all-consuming passion and ambition.