Lizzie (2018)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Interpersonal Relationships, Law & Crime  |   Release Date - Sep 14, 2018 (USA - Limited)  |   Run Time - 105 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - R
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Director Craig William Macneill and writer Bryce Kass provide a novel perspective on the notorious 1892 trial of Lizzie Borden, who was accused of murdering her father and stepmother with an axe. Chloe Sevigny stars as Lizzie, an independent-minded and cloistered young woman living under her rich’s father domineering will. The arrival of a new Irish immigrant maid (Kristen Stewart) leads to her lesbian sexual awakening, and to the ultimate explosion of rage and violence.

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axe, murder, murder-suspect, murder-trial, wealth