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The Tempest

directed by Julie Taymor
United States 2010
  • 110 min
2.5
153 Ratings

Synopsis

In Julie Taymor’s version of Shakespeare’s The Tempest, the main character is now a woman named Prospera (Helen Mirren). Going back to the 16th or 17th century, women practicing the magical arts of alchemy were often convicted of witchcraft.