Lady Macbeth

1885 England. Lady Katherine is trapped, figuratively in a high society marriage and literally in a sprawling estate. Her loveless husband plays mind games while his father torments her with harsh criticism and abuse. When a rough, ill-mannered worker arrives at the estate, she takes the opportunity to break free with a romance laced with intense vengeance. Florence Pugh explodes onto the film scene in “Lady Macbeth”

2016, UK, 89 minutes, Directed by William Oldroyd
Cast: Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, Paul Hilton, Naomi Ackie

The Beguiled

THE BEGUILED is an atmospheric thriller that unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events. Written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker and “The Beguiled”

2017, USA, 100 minutes, Directed by Sofia Coppola
Cast: Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning, Colin Farrell, Emma Howard, Oona Laurence, Angourie Rice, Addison Riecke