Shakespeare's tragic tale of the rise and fall of ambitious 12th-century Scottish warrior MacBeth has proven irresistible to filmmakers. Orson Welles was so anxious to transfer the play to the screen
Director: Orson Welles
Running Time: 1 hr. 51 min.
Genre: Drama, Classics
Theater Release: Jun 23, 1950
Consensus: This haunting, eccentric Macbeth may be hampered by budget constraints, but Orson Welles delivers both behind and in front of the camera.