The Tragedy of Macbeth – first-look review

And that won’t stop him from making ’em like they used to. Published 25 Sep 2021 Share this Not the medieval era in which Macbeth (Denzel Washington, at the height of his powers) jockeyed for the throne of Scotland, however, instead transporting us to the first half of the twentieth century, when the membrane between Tinseltown and the most highbrow halls of Broadway was more porous and permissive. During what we may have to sadly refer to as the “brothers era,” their typical project would be packed with commentary, symbolism,…