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Review: Joel Coen’s The Tragedy of Macbeth

By Criteria: The Catholic Film Podcast ( bio - articles - email ) | Jan 24, 2022 | In Criteria: The Catholic Film Podcast

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James improvises an impassioned dramatic monologue about the inadequacies of Joel Coen’s new adaptation of The Tragedy of Macbeth, starring Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand. Orson Welles’s 1948 version, he argues, is aesthetically similar but far superior. Thomas sits and listens.

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Music is The Duskwhales, “Take It Back”, used with permission.

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