Young rich merchant woman Katerina Ismailova, whose husband is not at home constantly, faint with boredom. Cupid Arrow insidious - and her heart breaks a passionate love for the steward Sergei, who quickly becomes her lover. In order to protect your sinful feeling Katerina kills anyone who could be on its way - svёkra, her husband and infant nephew, who by law would take away her inheritance. What motivates opoloumevshey woman: true love or fatal passion crazy, destroying her life?
The final story is tragic: the killers are tried and sent to prison. But for Catherine this penalty - not the worst. The biggest blow to the heart causing her steward Sergei, as soon as the merchant's wife had lost his wealth - he immediately lost interest in it. Yesterday's lover admits that he just used the merchant's wife, and openly laugh at her feelings. Then distraught with pain, wounded in the heart of Catherine decided on the last step ....
"Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk" - powerful, strong, passionate, profound and extraordinary story of a fatal love that gives wings and burns the soul rises to heaven - and devastated, dropping to the bottom of the human ...
Director: D. Egorov
Actors: A. Donchenko Korobicin V., V. Paranicheva, W. G. Fomicheva Samoilova, K. Varaksa, Diachkov F., M. Zhilchenko, E. Antonov, Shamanidi, A. Vergelis
Running time: 3 hours with one intermission