The Beguiled

Petherton Picture Show

2017 - USA

Certificate 15 - Drama, Thriller

Featuring: Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning, Colin Farrell

Directed by: Sofia Coppola.

Running Time: 1 hrs 33 mins

From acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola, The Beguiled unfolds during the American Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured Union soldier, who then cons his way into each of the lonely women's hearts, causing them to turn on each other, and eventually, on him.

The film premiered at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival and earned Sofia Coppola the award for Best Director.