Screened in September 2011
Director: Ralph Fiennes. Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Gerard Butler, Brian Cox, Vanessa Redgrave, James Nesbitt, Paul Jesson, Jessica Chastain, John Kani, Lubna Azabal, Ashraf Barhom, Harry Fenn, Dragan Micanovic, Slavko Sitmac, Jon Snow, Nikki Amuka-Bird. Screenplay: John Logan (based on the play by William Shakespeare).
Twitter Capsule: Worthy in every respect, albeit short of great in all. Credible sprawl of unrest. Potent soundscape and images.

Photo © 2011 The Weinstein Company/Hermetof Pictures
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

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Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Supporting Actress (Chastain; also cited for The Debt, The Help, Take Shelter, Texas Killing Fields, and The Tree of Life)

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