- 1h 46min
- Directed by: Craig William Macneill
- Cast: Kristen Stewart, Chloë Sevigny, Fiona Shaw, Jamey Sheridan
- UK release: 14 December 2018
Lizzie Borden (Sevigny) lives with her scrimping father (Sheridan) in 1890s Massachusetts, but then their new maid Bridget (Stewart) has a transforming influence on her. Well-cast, sometimes uneven but pertinent retelling of the Borden case for our times, with Sevigny and Stewart contrasting but very good.
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Lizzie10 Dec 2018
Chloë Sevigny and Kristen Stewart impress in a pertinent, Me Too infused take on the Lizzie Borden story
The true story of Lizzie Borden is best known to British audiences through the skipping-rope rhyme which begins, 'Lizzie Borden took an axe…' Writers as diverse as Ed McBain and Angela Carter have attempted to read between the lines of the…
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