Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand take center stage in Joel Coen’s adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Scottish Play”.  The Tragedy of Macbeth will show at Coolidge Corner Theatre this week.  Buy tickets here.

After being convinced by three witches, a Scottish lord sets out to become the King of Scotland.

Winner of three National Board of Review awards (Top 10 Film, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography) as well as the New York Film Critics Circle award for Best Supporting Actress (Kathryn Hunter).

Shakespeare Reimagined: The Tragedy of Macbeth

Following the January 13 screening at 7 pm, join us for a post-film discussion and Q&A featuring WBUR film critic Sean Burns, journalist and best-selling author Anita Diamant, and Dean of the College of Fine Arts at Boston University Harvey Young, moderated by Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Founding Artistic Director Steven Maler.