On this episode, the GeekScholars host a spoiler-free discussion and review of The Beguiled, a suspenseful drama about a wounded Northern soldier who is taken in by a group of Southern women during the height of the Civil War, and the lengths he goes to in an attempt to secure his freedom.
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The Beguiled is Sophia Coppola’s take on the novel by Thomas Cullinan – a tale of how a wounded Union soldier is taken in by the women of a Southern girls’ school and taboos are broken while dangerous rivalries develop.
The Beguiled stars Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Colin Farrell. It will be in theaters on June 30th.
The first trailer for Sofia Coppola’s The Beguiled has been released.
The film, adapted from Thomas Cullinan’s novel of the same name, relates events that follow when a wounded Union soldier is discovered near The Miss Martha Farnsworth Seminary for Young Ladies and taken in.