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Macbeth (1948)
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107 min | Drama, History, War

Macbeth, the Thane of Glamis, receives a prophecy from a trio of witches that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by ambition and spurred to action by his wife, Macbeth murders his king and takes the throne for himself.
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Oct 7, 1948 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Orson Welles
Macbeth Macbeth   See fewer
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Jeanette Nolan
Lady Macbeth Lady Macbeth   See fewer
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Dan O'Herlihy
Macduff Macduff   See fewer
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Roddy McDowall
Malcolm Malcolm   See fewer
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Edgar Barrier
Banquo Banquo   See fewer
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Alan Napier
A Holy Father A Holy Father   See fewer
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Keene Curtis
Lennox Lennox   See fewer
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Peggy Webber
Lady Macduff / The Three Lady Macduff / The Three   See fewer
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Lionel Braham
Siward Siward   See fewer
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Archie Heugly
Young Siward Young Siward   See fewer
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Jerry Farber
Fleance Fleance   See fewer
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Christopher Welles
Macduff's Child Macduff's Child   See fewer
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Morgan Farley
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Lurene Tuttle
Gentlewoman / The Three Gentlewoman / The Three   See fewer
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Brainerd Duffield
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William Alland
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Gus Schilling
A Porter A Porter   See fewer
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Robert Alan
Third Murderer (uncredited) Third Murderer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tiny Jones
Woman Holding Child (uncredited) Woman Holding Child (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Wilson
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7.4 / 10 | 7,178 votes