When 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' Will Be Streaming

Joel Coen's new film The Tragedy of Macbeth was released in theaters across the US on Christmas Day.

While the latest adaptation of the Shakespearean tragedy is having a theatrical release, those hoping to catch the film from the comfort of their own home won't have to wait too long.

Here is everything you need to know about the film, including when it will be released online.

When will The Tragedy of Macbeth be released online?

The Tragedy of Macbeth is an Apple TV+ production so the film will come out on the streaming platform for viewers to enjoy.

While the film came out in theaters from December 25, those hoping to watch it will only need to wait three weeks for it to become available online as it will be released on Apple TV+ on Friday, January 14 2022.

It is Coen's first film without his brother Ethan, who has been his co-director for decades. The duo have made iconic dramas like Fargo, O' Brother Where Art Thou? and The Big Lebowski.

The film stars Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand in the lead roles of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth, respectively.

As expected of the Shakespeare play, the film follows the pair as they embark on a journey of deceit and betrayal to gain the throne of Scotland after receiving a prophecy from three witches.

The trio of sorcerers will be portrayed by Kathryn Hunter, while Corey Hawkins will play Macduff and Harry Melling takes on the role of Malcolm.

Brendan Gleeson plays King Duncan, the monarch Macbeth targets in order to usurp the throne, while Bertie Carvel portrays Macbeth's ally Banquo, and Alex Hassell plays Ross.

Can you watch The Tragedy of Macbeth for free?

As The Tragedy of Macbeth will be released on Apple TV+ there are several ways in which viewers can enjoy it for free.

Apple TV+ offers a free trial that lasts for seven days, and a subscription will then cost $4.99 a month, or alternatively an annual subscription is available for $49.99.

Viewers can also get Apple TV+ for free for three months, and they can get this deal by buying new iPhones, iPads, iPod Touches, Macs, or Apple TVs that run the latest Apple software.

Those with a Playstation 5 can also get Apple TV+ for free for six months, with the deal available to both new and existing subscribers who own the console.

T-Mobile users can also get Apple TV+ free for one year, and this can be added on top of the aforementioned free 3-month trial if they purchase a new Apple device.

The Tragedy of Macbeth is out in theaters now, and it will be released on Apple TV+ on January 14, 2022.

The Tragedy of Macbeth
Frances McDormand as Lady Macbeth in "The Tragedy of Macbeth" which will be released on Apple TV+ on Friday, January 14 2022. Apple TV+