Hebden Bridge Picture House | LADY MACBETH (15)* | FILMS SHOWING

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LADY MACBETH (15)*

Date Time
Sat 20th May 7.45pm
Sun 21st May 7.45pm
Tues 23rd May 7.45pm

Dir: William Oldroyd | UK | 2016 | 89 mins
Cast: Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton, Naomi Ackie, Christopher Fairbank

Florence Pugh (The Falling) gives a luminous performance as a defiant, passionate young woman struggling against suffocating societal norms in this thrilling 19th century-set tragedy, the film debut of acclaimed British theatre director William Oldroyd. Adapted from an 1865 Russian novella and transposed to rural England, it follows young bride Katherine (Pugh), trapped in a loveless marriage and browbeaten by her sadistic husband’s callous family. But when she embarks on an affair, a new force is unleashed inside her; so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.

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