“The Tragedy of Macbeth,” Joel Coen’s first solo film, has received a spectacular new captioned trailer.
The film hits the Apple TV + catalog on January 14, 2022, after a brief screening in US theaters.
In a recent Instagram live, director Joel Coen and actress Frances McDormand revealed some details about the new and long-awaited adaptation of “Macbeth,” which will focus on the crime thriller genre and that the characters’ ages will be around. of utmost importance. for the story.
“We call [o projeto] from “The Tragedy of Macbeth” [em tradução livre]McDormand said. “What I believe is an important distinction. In the adaptation of Joel, we explore the age of the characters, and in our adaptation, the Macbeths are older. so denzel [Washington] and I am older than the other actors. We are in the postmenopausal period, well beyond the age of having children. So that puts pressure on your ambition to have the crown. I think the most important distinction is that [o filme fala] about one last chance at fame. ”
Washington plays the main character, while McDormand will play Lady Macbeth. The cast also includes Brendan Gleeson as King Duncan and Moses Ingram as Lady Macduff. Corey Hawkins is in talks to appear in the film.
Producer A24 is responsible for initiating the project.
In the original plot, a Scottish couple go over everything and everyone to ascend the throne, committing murders and other atrocities. However, the thirst for power will come at a high price, with both haunted by the dire consequences of their actions.
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