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.
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.