The Beguiled is an atmospheric thriller from acclaimed writer/director Sofia Coppola. The story unfolds during the Civil War, at a Southern girls’ boarding school. Its sheltered young women take in an injured enemy soldier. As they provide refuge and tend to his wounds, the house is taken over with sexual tension and dangerous rivalries, and taboos are broken in an unexpected turn of events.
A Focus Features presentation of an American Zoetrope production. Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Kirsten Dunst, Elle Fanning. The Beguiled. Music by Phoenix, based on Monteverdi’s “Magnificat.” Costume Designer, Stacey Battat. Film Editor, Sarah Flack, ACE. Production Designer, Anne Ross. Director of Photography, Philippe Le Sourd, AFC. Executive Producers, Roman Coppola, Anne Ross, Fred Roos, Robert Ortiz. Produced by Youree Henley, Sofia Coppola. Written for the Screen and Directed by Sofia Coppola. A Focus Features Release.