PG certificateMacbeth is a Film programme that first aired in 1948 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Macbeth is a 4 star programme

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Macbeth (1948)

Directed by
Orson Welles

Classic film version of Shakespeare's play about a Scottish nobleman heavily influenced by his wife's lust for power. Dominated by actor/director/producer Orson Welles, both in terms of his screen presence and his departures from the text, the film was shot in just 23 days in the summer of 1947.

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Genre: Film

Running Time: 115 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1948

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Black and White


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Jeanette Nolan...Lady Macbeth
Dan O'Herlihy...Macduff
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Edgar Barrier...Banquo
Alan Napier...A Holy Father
Erskine Sanford...Duncan
John Dierkes...Ross
Keene Curtis...Lennox
Peggy Webber...Lady Macduff/The Three
Lionel Braham...Siward
Archie Heugly...Young Siward
Jerry Farber...Fleance
Christopher Welles...Macduff Child
Morgan Farley...Doctor