The Most Anticipated Movies Still to Come in 2021

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Mothering Sunday
> Anticipated: Expected in Theaters in 2021

This period drama, which takes inspiration from a novel of the same name, primarily unfolds in post-WWI England. Told largely through flashbacks, it chronicles the love affair between a housemaid and the son of a wealthy family.

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The Tragedy of Macbeth
> Anticipated: Expected 2021

Working without his brother for the first time, filmmaker Joel Coen delivers this retelling of Shakespeare’s famous tragedy. Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand star as Lord and Lady Macbeth, who fulfill a prophecy by brutally seizing power. Coen opted to shoot the film in black-and-white and entirely on sound stages so as to reinforce a sense of “unreality.”