Cpl. John McBurney is an injured Union soldier who finds himself on the run as a deserter during the Civil War. He seeks refuge at an all-female Southern boarding school where the teachers and students seem more than willing to help. Soon, sexual tensions lead to dangerous rivalries as the women tend to his wounded leg while offering him comfort and companionship.
Thriller Written and Directed by Sofia Coppola
At a girls' school in Virginia during the Civil War, an atmospheric thriller written and directed by Academy Award winner Sofia Coppola, The Beguiled weaves a story fraught with sexual tension, dangerous rivalries, and broken taboos following an unexpected turn of events.
July 23, 24, 25
Sunday - 4:30 & 7pm
Monday & Tuesday - 7pm
Cannes Film Festival
Winner - Sofia Coppola - Best Director