From Roadside Attractions comes the trailer for Lady Macbeth, starring Florence Pugh as a headstrong young woman who fights for her life while trapped in a loveless marriage of convenience.
Rural England, 1865. Katherine (Pugh) is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband’s estate, a force is unleashed inside her so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.
An adaptation of Nikolai Leskov’s novella “Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk,” the film is directed by William Oldroyd and written by Alice Birch.
In select theaters on June 2nd, Lady Macbeth co-stars Cosmo Jarvis, Naomi Ackie and Christopher Fairbank.