Macbeth (1971)

  • Genre: War, Drama
  • Release Date: 1971-12-20
  • User Rating: 7.1/10 from 269 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 21min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Caliban Films
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Roman Polanski
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Scotland, 11th century. Driven by the twisted prophecy of three witches and the ruthless ambition of his wife, warlord Macbeth, bold and brave, but also weak and hesitant, betrays his good king and his brothers in arms and sinks into the bloody mud of a path with no return, sown with crime and suspicion.

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  • Jon Finch

    as Macbeth
  • Francesca Annis

    as Lady Macbeth
  • Martin Shaw

    as Banquo
  • John Stride

    as Ross
  • Nicholas Selby

    as Duncan
  • Terence Bayler

    as Macduff
  • Stephan Chase

    as Malcolm
  • Paul Shelley

    as Donalbain
  • Noel Davis

    as Seyton
  • Richard Pearson

    as Doctor
  • Andrew Laurence

    as Lennox
  • Bernard Archard

    as Angus
  • Sydney Bromley

    as Porter
  • Ian Hogg

    as First Thane
  • Diane Fletcher

    as Lady Macduff
  • Bruce Purchase

    as Caithness
  • Frank Wylie

    as Menteith
  • Maisie MacFarquhar

    as First Witch
  • Elsie Taylor

    as Second Witch
  • Noelle Rimmington

    as Third Witch
  • Keith Chegwin

    as Fleance
  • Patricia Mason

    as Gentlewoman
  • Michael Balfour

    as First Murderer
  • Andrew McCulloch

    as Second Murderer
  • Mark Dightam

    as Macduff's Son
  • Bill Drysdale

    as King's Groom #1
  • Roy Jones

    as King's Groom #2
  • Vic Abbott

    as Cawdor
  • Geoffrey Reed

    as Second Thane
  • Nigel Ashton

    as Third Thane
  • William Hobbs

    as Young Seyward
  • Alf Joint

    as Old Seyward
  • Paul Hennen

    as Doctor's Apprentice
  • Christine Paul-Podlasky

    as Dancer
Production Andrew Braunsberg Producer
Directing Roman Polanski Director
Writing Kenneth Tynan Screenplay
Writing Roman Polanski Screenplay
Costume & Make-Up Rebecca Breed Wardrobe Master
Production Hugh Hefner Executive Producer
Camera Gilbert Taylor Director of Photography
Art Wilfred Shingleton Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Anthony Mendleson Costume Designer
Production Victor Lownes Executive Producer
Editing Alastair McIntyre Editor
Art Fred Carter Art Direction
Crew William Hobbs Fight Choreographer
Directing Simon Relph Assistant Director
Camera Alec Mills Camera Operator
Art Jack Stephens Assistant Art Director
Directing Angela Allen Continuity
Directing Hercules Bellville Second Unit Director
Costume & Make-Up Tom Smith Makeup Department Head
Costume & Make-Up Biddy Chrystal Hair Department Head
Art Bryan Graves Set Dresser
Crew Sally Gilpin Choreographer
Sound Simon Kaye Sound Mixer
Crew Ted Samuels Special Effects
Production Miriam Brickman Casting
Costume & Make-Up Philippe Pickford Wardrobe Master
Production Timothy Burrill Associate Producer
Writing William Shakespeare Theatre Play
Crew Vic Armstrong Stunts
Sound Paul Buckmaster Original Music Composer
Sound Simon House Original Music Composer
Sound The Third Ear Band Original Music Composer